37 Years 1980 - 2017

Captain Joseph Awodeha

Managing Director
ARCO Marine & Oilfield Services

Captain Joseph Awodeha

Captain Joseph Awodeha is the Managing Director of Arco Marine.  He brings to Arco, over 30 years of professional experience in the areas of marine fleet management, maintenance and quality assurance. He began his career as a Captain on various ocean-going vessels before ascending to various supervisory and management positions in a number of prestigious firms. Prior to joining Arco Marine, he served in various management capacities in ExxonMobil Nigeria’s Marine Division including Marine Quality Assurance Manager, Chief Mooring Master, Marine Operations Manager and Marine Vessel Technical Supervisor.

He is a member and current Vice President of Nigerian Association of Master Mariners (MNAMM) and holds a Masters Class 1 COC Unlimited Certificate from John Moores University, Liverpool, England amongst several academic and professional qualifications, including Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Master of Energy and Petroleum Economics.