A Review of the Nigerian Energy Industry

Interstate pledges to take Enugu Disco to next level

Sir Emeka Offor and associates
Emeka Offor and company

24 September 2013, Lagos – The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Interstate Electrics Limited (Interstate), Mr. Robert Dickerman, has restated the company’s readiness to assume operations of Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (Enugu Disco).

He said he would lead the multi-national and multi-disciplinary Interstate team to leverage the capabilities of the Enugu Disco to improve energy delivery and customer service, in furtherance of the President Goodluck Jonathan’s transformation agenda.

Interstate, in a statement at the weekend, said Dickerman, an American, is highly regarded as a renowned energy executive, strategy, development and operations leader, and an effective communicator with outstanding relationships and contacts throughout the energy industry.

It said with over 30 years of executive level experience in the industry, he headed KPMG’s Global Energy Strategy Practice. He also managed energy companies in Asia, Europe, North America and the Caribbean.

His industry experience includes executive positions in Edison Source, Sempra Energy Solutions, Marubeni Caribbean Power Holding, and recently Zenergy Capital, Inc.

“Our transformation of Enugu Disco to a world-class electricity distribution company will be anchored on three principles namely integrity, customer service and performance”, the statement quoted Dickerman to have said.

He added that Interstate’s mission is to ensure effective and efficient service delivery for the benefit of customers within our area of coverage and expressed excitement and privilege in leading the team and the opportunity of working with Metropolitan Electricity Authority of Thailand (MEA) — one of the most experienced firms in power distribution in the world.

– This Day

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