Majek Okunola Owoo, a seasoned Chartered Chemist, FELLOW of the Institute of Chartered Chemist of Nigeria FICCON and Fellow Chemical Society of Nigeria. FCSN
He obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Bayero University, Kano (1978 -1983), Diploma in Chemical Pretreatment Systems from Brent Europe in U.K., Diploma in Spraying Equipment Techniques in DeVilBiss, Ransburg, U.K., Higher Diploma in Marketing from University of Lagos in 1995 and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Lagos (2004).
He has attended various courses, workshops and seminars in the field of Chemistry and business management both in and out of the country.
A Pioneer member of the Stanford SEEDS Transformation Programme for Africa, a program from Stanford University U S A as a Cohort 1 participant.
Chemical Safety Management in Africa, OPCW/EU, Pretoria- South Africa ( May 2011)
Promoting Chemical Safety in the African Region, OPCW/Bengiste Universite ,Wuppertal/Fed. Office, GERMANY ( Dec. 2011).
He lectured for some years before joining Berger Paints Nig. Plc in 1991 as a Development Chemist, He rose through various positions to become a Divisional Manager in 1998. He headed various divisions of the company until November 2002 when he bowed out to face Mabolc International Ltd fully on Pretreatment Systems, Corrosion treatment and Paints Manufacturing.
Majek Okunola Owoo’s life revolves around service to humanity, dedication to God and an undying passion to reposition youths and upcoming Chemists in a dynamic world of change by having a paradigm shift from limitations to an enlarged avenue of opportunities academically and industrially to effectively and efficiently carry out their professional responsibilities.
He is a member of several professional bodies.
He is a member of the newly reconstituted Board of the Governing Council of The Institute of Chartered Chemists, ICCON.
A Servant of GOD at Christ Livingspring Apostolic Ministry, CLAM
He got married to Bolanle Majek-Owoo (nee Laniyan) in 1988 and together they are blessed with four pretty daughters and one granddaughter.