Immanuel A. Ikhaobomehholds a bachelor of engineering degree in Mechanical Engineering and a master’s degree in Engineering Management from the University of Benin. After starting off as a Radiation Safety Personnel with Sailbond Shipping Line where he was introduced to and experienced HSE firsthand. He moved to West African Oilfield Services from where he went on to become an M/LWD Engineer at Halliburton Energy Services, experiencing directly what health, safety and environment mean in the oil and gas offshore and onshore drilling fields. He is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers with interests in Project Engineering/Management, Drilling Engineering and Completion and HSE management. He is a certified Six Sigma Green Belt professional and has being trained by renowned organizations like International Well Control Forum (IWCF) and Nigerian Nuclear Regulatory Authority. He also holds a BOSIET certificate, a NEBOSH General certificate and the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON) HSE Competence Levels 2 & 3 certificates.