Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading
Mr. Rumundaka Wonodi is the current and pioneer Managing Director/CEO of the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Plc. (NBET) a.k.a The Bulk Trader.
Prior to his appointment as the Managing Director/ CEO of NBET in August 2011, Mr. Wonodi led the Regulatory & Transactions Monitoring team of the Presidential Task Force on Power (PTFP), charged with driving the power sector reform roadmap of the Federal Government of Nigeria. In that role, he led the teams of Bureau of Public Enterprise (BPE) and PTFP in establishing the Bulk Trader.
Mr. Wonodi has a broad and varied experience with energy markets, power development and infrastructure. He was a Director, wholesale power origination with Constellation Energy Group (one of North America’s largest energy trading firms) and subsequently Director, Commercial at Geometric Power Limited (Nigeria’s premier indigenous power company). He was also a J. Olin Research Fellow at Yale University where he studied the deregulation of North America’s power and gas markets.
Mr. Wonodi holds a Bachelors in Engineering (B.Eng), Civil Engineering from the University of Benin, Nigeria and an MBA (Finance and Strategy) from Yale University School of Management, USA.
He is married to Dr. Chizoba Wonodi. They have an adult daughter, three teenage children and a granddaughter.