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ALHAJI SAYYU DANTATA is a mechanical engineer by training having attended the Morris Brown College, Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Prior to founding MRS in 1995, Alhaji Dantata was the Director of Dangote Transport (Dangote Group), Lagos, Nigeria. His venture  into the Oil and Gas industry in 1993 resulted in the establishment of the MRS Group in 1995.

He is currently the chairman of  MRS Group of Companies, Petrowest Trading SA, Petrowest Services Geneva and Corlay Global SA, leveraging on over 20 years of experience in the downstream petroleum industry in Nigeria.

PATRICE ALBERTI is currently the Vice chairman MRS Group of Companies. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the Paris Academy and has been with the MRS Group since 2004.

Prior to joining the MRS Group, he held a number of positions over a period of 20 years in various banks in Europe namely: BNP Paribas, Paribas, Banque Arabe Internationale D’Investissment, Banco Central SA, to mention a few.