The Managing Director/CEO of the Nigerian Aviation Handling Company plc (NAHCO aviance), Mr. Norbert Bielderman, has submitted to the Company the notice of his resignation.
Bielderman quits as NAHCO MD, Ode takes over in acting capacity
Bielderman, who gave three months’ notice, will formally disengage from the Company on August 31, 2017.
A statement from the Company noted that Bielderman joined NAHCO aviance in May, 2010.
He was appointed Executive Director, Operations on December 6, 2013. Bielderman was named Acting MD/CEO in October 2014. His appointment as MD/CEO was confirmed in April, 2015.
Other changes announced by the Company after the board meeting of Wednesday, May 17, 2017 include the retirement of Dr. Faruk Umar from the Board and his replacement by Sir Sunny Nwosu.
Umar, who was the director representing minority shareholders on the Board, was appointed to the Board on June 22, 2011.
With an eye to tapping into emerging opportunities in the energy and aviation infrastructure sectors, the Board has approved the immediate appointment of Mrs. Folashade Ode as the new Acting MD/CEO of NAHCO Energy, Power and Infrastructure (EPI).
Ode, who is former ED, Legal, Risk and Subsidiary Services, is expected to further drive NAHCO’s diversification process using the platform of the new company, EPI.