A seasoned entrepreneur, manager and astute international businessman with over 30 years of experience in the Financial Services and Oil & Gas industries.
He has experience in strategy, enterprise transformation, asset development, business incubation and integration, start-up advisory and project management. He has participated in several international negotiations for asset acquisition and joint venture project financing in the Oil and Gas industry.
Under the leadership of Abdulrazaq, Waltersmith Petroman Oil Limited has successfully grown production from a mere 500 bopd in 2008 to 7,000 bopd in current production. In 2013, Waltersmith was also awarded the Marginal Oil Field Special Award for its outstanding contribution to the growth and development of the Nigerian Marginal Field Programme.
He is a member of several professional bodies and associations which include the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), Energy Institute (IE) and the Institute of Directors (IOD). He is also an active member of the Independent Petroleum Producer Group (IPPG) and the Oil Producers Trade Section (OPTS).