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Nigerian Ropes Plc.

Background Information

Employment History

Chairman

Shoreline Natural Resources Limited

Chairman

Costain West Africa PLC

Chairman of Directors

Costain Group PLC

Affiliations

Board Member
A. G. Leventis Plc

Executive Member
Lagos Motor Boat Club

Executive Member
Lagos Polo Club

Member
Ikoyi Club

Founder
Koda Trading Limited

Education



City University , London



City University London



Harvard Business School

MBA

University of Leicester

Web References (43 Total References)


AG Leventis (Nigeria) Plc | Our Board of Directors

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Kola Karim

Mr. Karim is the Group Managing Director/CEO Shoreline Energy International Ltd; a leading energy and infrastructure company in Africa. His current portfolio consists of; Construction, Commodities Trading, Agro-allied Products, Oil and Gas, Engineering and Power.
He is the Chairman of Costain West Africa Plc and Nigerian Ropes Plc. He is also a Director in seven (7) other companies including Shoreline Power Ltd, Ecobank Nigeria Plc, SchlumbergerTesting & Production Services Nigeria Limited, Trans Amadi Facilities Ltd.
Mr. Karim is a Young Global Leader (2008) Awar d Honoree and also a pioneer and active member of the Global Agenda Council on Emerging Multinationals of the World Economic Forum.


Quoted Companies

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Mr. Kola Karim (with effect from June 30, 2010)


Kola Karim ...

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Kola Karim

Kola can best be described as an entrepreneur extraordinaire. Prior to successfully coordinating the management buy out of ABB Electrical Systems Limited, Mr. Karim had started many companies from scratch and nurtured them to success.
Mr. Karim first job was at the Guardian Royal Exchange, U.K, which he joined in 1988 as a trainee manager shortly after graduating from City University London. The experience he gained at the Guardian Royal Exchange lead to a senior management role at the prestigious H.K Beaumont & Associates. However, the entrepreneurial bug had bitten Mr. Karim and he left that company to start Koda Trading Limited, a company involved in the importation and exportation of heavy machinery.
His current portfolio consists of businesses in the construction, commodity trading, agro-allied products, and oil and gas sectors. Mr. Karim serves as a director of Industrial & Mechanical Services Limited, Davof Technical Services, Fortis Construction Limited and Shoreline Energy International Limited.
His constant thirst for knowledge has lead him to attend many courses both locally and internationally including management courses at the prestigious Harvard Business School . Kola is a member of the Nigerian Institute of Directors.


Kola KarimGroup ...

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Kola KarimGroup Managing Director/ CEO

Kola can best be described as an entrepreneur extraordinaire.Prior to successfully coordinating the management buy out of ABB Electrical Systems Limited, Mr. Karim had started many companies from scratch and nurtured them to success.
Mr. Karim first job was at the Guardian Royal Exchange, U.K, which he joined in 1988 as a trainee manager shortly after graduating from City University London.The experience he gained at the Guardian Royal Exchange lead to a senior management role at the prestigious H.K Beaumont & Associates.However, the entrepreneurial bug had bitten Mr. Karim and he left that company to start Koda Trading Limited, a company involved in the importation and exportation of heavy machinery.
His current portfolio consists of businesses in the construction, commodity trading, agro-allied products, and oil and gas sectors.Mr. Karim serves as a director of Industrial & Mechanical Services Limited, Davof Technical Services, Fortis Construction Limited and Shoreline Energy International Limited.
His constant thirst for knowledge has lead him to attend many courses both locally and internationally including management courses at the prestigious Harvard Business School.Kola is a member of the Nigerian Institute of Directors.


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Kola Karim

Kola Karim is the Group Managing Director/CEO Shoreline Energy International Ltd (a leading energy and infrastructure company focused on sub Saharan Africa). His current portfolio consists of business in the Oil & gas, exploration & production Industry, construction, commodity trading, agro-allied products, engineering services, logistics, FMCG, power infrastructure etc.
Kola a strategic business enthusiast has ventured into upstream oil & gas exploration sector "Shoreline Natural Resources" is the second largest onshore field, by reserves in Sub Saharan Africa. He has also acquired a foot hold in the food (QSR), cosmetics, retail, entertainment and technology. In addition to his role at Shoreline Energy International, Mr. Karim is the current Chairman of Shoreline Natural Resources, Costain West Africa PLC and Nigerian Ropes PLC. He serves as director in several companies including Shoreline Oil services, Shoreline Power Ltd, Eco bank Nigeria Plc, Schlumberger Testing & Production Services Nigeria Limited, Trans Amadi Facilities Ltd, AG Leventis PLC, Shoreline ETC LTD -Kenya, Panalpina- Angola, CWA-Ghana, and Fortis-Ghana.
Mr. Karim is a Young Global Leader 2008 Award Honoree and also a pioneer and active member of the Global Agenda Council on Emerging Multinationals of the World Economic Forum. He has delivered opinion and position papers at international conferences, investment forums, business schools and universities.
He future motives revolve around the establishing a firm corporate portfolio of pioneering business operations that will positively contribute to the development and commercial improvement of sub Saharan Africa.

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