Dr Olajide Akinlade

President & Principal Consultant

OGAB Engineering Inc.

Dr. Jide Akinlade, P.Eng is the President & Principal Consultant at OGAB Engineering Inc, a professional petroleum engineer with over 20 years’ diverse experience in oil & gas industry, public sector and academia. He has broad practical experience in enhanced oil recovery methods. He is experienced in reservoir engineering including dynamic reservoir modeling, simulation, and reservoir analysis. He also has vast experience in solvent based recovery process & thermal reservoir engineering practices including heat management techniques, field pilot designs and data analysis. He has a proactive and identifiable track record of designing and implementing field development and EOR projects for conventional and unconventional oil. He has successfully developed and executed several strategic technology programs that focus on energy& environment. 

As President and Principal Consultant, Dr. Akinlade oversees all of the diversified services of the company, domestically and internationally. Dr.  Akinlade worked for Statoil Canada as a Lead Reservoir Engineer and Technology Portfolio Manager. He also previously worked for ConocoPhillips Canada, Alberta Innovates Technology Futures (AITF), as well as University of Alberta as an Adjunct Professor (2007 – 2008). Dr. Akinlade owns a Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Saskatchewan, Canada. He was granted two patents and authored/co-authored several technical papers in both international Journals and Conferences.

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