Barr. Udom Inoyo hail from Ikot Okoro Ubium, Nsit Ubium Local government area of Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.
Mr. Udom Inoyo holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science (1981) and LL.B in Law (1987) both from the University of Calabar. He was called to the Nigerian Bar as Solicitor & Advocate of the Supreme Court in 1988. He’s also an alumnus of Lagos Business School and Thunderbird School of Global Management, Arizona, USA.
Between December 1982 – June 1989, Udom’s worked as an administrative officer with Cross river and Akwa Ibom State government in calabar and the liaison offices in Lagos.
Barr. Udom started his career with Mobil Producing Company in July 1989 in Lagos, Nigeria as Empolyee Relations Coordinator, but by 2000 he became Compensation and Benefits Advisor, ExxonMobil Europe, Africa and Middle East Center of Expertise in Brussels, Belgium, where he had responsibility for the national salary programs of 10 African and 4 European countries. In 2001, Udom’s returned to Nigeria as Manager Human Resources Policies and Programs for Mobil Producing Nigeria. By 2004, he was appointed to the board of Mobil Producing Nigeria, the second largest oil producing company in Nigeria as a Executive Director. As of 2006, Barr. Udom was the In-Country Human Resources Manager for ExxonMobil subsidiary companies in Nigeria. In this role, he has direct responsibility for over 2,000 employees of the 3 ExxonMobil companies and approximately 3,000 personnels of various third party contractors. Mr Udom Inoyo has been actively engaged on activities of oil and gas sector in Nigeria.
On 19 March 2018, Barr. Udom Inoyo was appointed as the Vice Chairman ExxonMobil Affiliates in Nigeria – Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited (MPN) and ESSO Exploration and production Nigeria limited (EEPNL).
Between 2004 and now, Udom Inoyo has chaired both the external affairs and human resources committees of Oil Producers Trade Sector (OPTS): a body representing the interests of all Upstream oil and gas producing companies in Nigeria.
Furthermore, in 2007, Mr Udom Inoyo established Inoyo Toro Foundation – a platform to advance the recognition of public secondary teachers and students mentorship in Akwa Ibom State, because of his zeal for education in 2004, he opened a library in his village Ikot Okoro Ubium to provide learning aids and crate access to research and development of reading and writing skills in public secondary school students. In 2015, he facilitated the start-up of the International Center for Energy and Environmental Sustainability Research in University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.
Mr Udom is the Chairman of Council and Distinguished Fellow: Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria (CIPM). And also Member Institute of Directors of Nigeria (IOD). Etc.
He has too numerous meritorious awards to his credit.
Barr. Udom is married to Dr. Mrs Ntekpe Udom and the amazing marriage is blessed with 4 wonderful gifted children.
1 Handsome Male: Uko-Samuel &
3 Beautiful Females: Itoro, Aniekan and Mfoniso-Esther
Udom’s hobbies are Reading, Mentoring and Golf.