Springpark Yaad is a100% privately owned Nigeria Hospitality business. We are an all in one, hospitality, entertainment and leisure company that combinesfacilities that take care of work and play without compromising the unique requirements of both activity. Our crop ofwell trained and exposed professionals are able to serve our various guest whilst leaving an enduring experience for every visit to Springpark Yaad.
Springpark Yaad is a predominantly members only hospitality company with membership classified into Premier, Gold, Diamond and Platinum. The Springpark Yaad membership is structured around the SPY Network through which we strive to enlist every guest that visit us INCLUDING every prospect that is calledon by our Relationship Officers and Leisure experts.
The Premier and Gold members are not fee paying, the first one year of joining but they doenjoy a welcome discount and access to various programs as spelt out on the SPY Network Page. They also begin to build discounts as they visit Springpark Yaad and enjoy the use of our various facilities and services.
The Diamond and Platinum members are fee paying with details of fees provided by ourLeisure Expert at Springpark Yaad as per request. These cardholders are also members of the exclusive thirty members ViNoVal Lounge situated at the pent house floor of Springpark Yaad. More detailed membership benefits are as spelt out on SPY page. We generally identify with members at birthdays of themselves, spouse and children and during their wedding anniversaries.
At Springpark Yaad there is never a dull moment as every day and time have defined activity as spelt out on put weekly event activities on this website.
Quadri, Wahab’ KoredeJokotade (Alhaji) is an accomplished business man cum Chartered Banker. He is a Fellow of Nigerian Institute of Bankers and Nigerian institute of Management. His banking experience span over thirty years commencing from Barclays Bank in 1973 to International Merchant from where he retired after heading various Departments in Banking Operations. AlhajiKorede is also the Chairman of Kayque Investments Limited a major engineering construction company, Samacoun Business Machines Limited a dealer and sole distributor in Nigeria currency notes counting machines and Shaanxi Auto Limited a licenced BRT Operator.
Alhaji Korede is a an accomplished business man cum Chartered Banker. He is a Fellow of Nigerian Institute of Bankers and Nigerian institute of Management. His banking experience span over thirty years commencing from Barclays Bank in 1973 to International Merchant from where he retired after heading various Departments in Banking Operations.Alhaji Korede is also the Chairman of Kayque Investments Limted a major engineering construction company, Samacoun Business Machines Limited a dealer and sole distributor in Nigeria currency notes counting machines and Shaanxi Auto Limited a licenced BRT Operator.
2. Ignatius Ukpaka A seasoned and accomplished banker, IG Ukpaka’s career spans over 20 years in the banking industry and oil sector. After a brief stint with Agip Energy in Milan, he started his career with Nigerian Agip Oil Company, Lagos in December 1988. His career trajectory in the banking industry commenced with All states Trust Bank in 1990. He later joined Diamond bank in 1992 where he spent over 4 years. IG ran the most profitable branch for the Bank in Ikeja business district and rose to manager level in 1995 before his departure in 1996.At Zenith Bank where he spent over 7 years and rose to the level of General Manager in 2001. Upon departure from Bank PHB late 2009, IG Ukpaka, along with a team of professionals in 2010 set up Taurus Capital (Investment and Advisory Firm) and Taurus Oil & Gas where he occupies the role of Chief Executive Officer.A first class graduate of Economics from the University of Lagos, IG Ukpaka’s enterprise has been complimented by exposure to quality executive education in INSEAD-Fontainebleau Paris, Harvard Business School-USA as well as Lagos Business School. He holds a postgraduate in Business Economics from Scuola Enrico Mattei, Italy
Samuel Anani With over 34 years working experience both in the Public and Private sectors, including 17 years in executive and management positions in banking, 8 years in government as both Commissioner of Finance and Commissioner of Trade and Investment. Thereafter Mr. Anani returned to the Private sector and currently seats on the board of several other Nigerian companies.
Sir Peter Aliogo is a highly versatile. Business operator with hands and exposure in Insurance, manufacturing and banking where he rose to the position of Managing Director. Started in United Nigeria Insurance company and later Express Insurance as a Branch Manager at the Port Harcourt office he joined the services of International Merchant bank Limited in 1988.He rose through the ranks managing major portfolios in Manufacturing, Mortgages and oil and Gas to become an Assistant Manager, Head of credit. He was also in Commercial Trust Bank as the pioneer Port Harcourt Branch Manager. In 1995 he left Commercial trust Bank for Manufacturers Merchant Bank Limited later. Manny Bank Plc joining the change management team as Head Corporate Banking and Branches reporting to the Managing Director. Sir Peter Aliogo rose through the ranks also serving as Head Corporate Banking /Branches and Operations as Assistant General Manager, General Manager and later the Executive Director and Managing Director. After the banking industry consolidation in 2006 he joined Union Bank. Where served as Deputy General Manager Marketing before retiring as Regional Executive South East Bank. Sir Peter Aliogo Holds a HND Business Administration(Marketing Option) and Master of Business Administration in Banking and Finance from Auchi Polytechnic(1993) and Rivers State University of Science and Technology, Port-Harcourt(1987) respectively. He also holds ACII from Chartered Insurance Institute London and also qualified with Chartered Institute of Marketing, London. Sir Peter Aliogo has completed his PhD course work in business Administration and currently working on his Research Dissertation.
With over 34 years working experience both in the Public and Private sectors, including 17 years in executive and management positions in banking, 8 years in government as both Commissioner of Finance and Commissioner of Trade and Investment. Thereafter Mr. Anani returned to the Private sector and currently seats on the board of several other Nigerian companies.
Honourable Haske Hananiya is an accomplished banker, geologist and business man of over 35 years.He also worked with EXXON exploring Oil in the Gulf Coast of Mexico and parts of Louisiana. Before returning to Nigeria in 1980 also to worked with various banks in USA and Holiday Inn in Memphis USA. He served with Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation before joining International Merchant Limited before leaving in 1993 to set into private business where is currently the Chairman CEO of Kwancha Holdings an Electrical Engineering company head quartered in Abuja FCT. He is alo a Director in Aqua-Tech Engineering Services Limited and Biyama Micro Finance Limited. An astute politician with strong grass root support Honourable Haske Hananiya was a member of the House of Representative of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. He holds a Bsc in Geology from Memphis State University,Memphis Tennessee,USA and an MBA from Agricultural and Mechanical University,Huntsville,Alabama, USA.
Frank is currently the CEO of Eroton Exploration & Production Company Ltd. Before that, he was the Managing Director at Nima Capital Advisory Partners Limited. Prior to this, he was the Managing Director of Peace Alliance Consult Limited, an affiliate company of Oceanic Bank International Plc. Before that, he was the Group Head, Strategy, Finance and Risk Management at OandoPlc as well as the first Managing Director of Oando Exploration & Production. Nima Capital is supported by a sister company, Rock Forte Links Services Limited which invests, incubates, manages and supports the management of internal portfolio companies. Frank was the Project Director for the transition of the privatised NAFCON to the private sector where he managed recruitment of professional staff, rebuilding the plant, contracting and meeting with international experts and investors, which were successful efforts that put the plant back into operation and production as the only Urea fertilizer plant in Nigeria. As Group Head, Finance, Strategy and Risk Management at Oando Plc. he was responsible for supporting the CEO’s within the Group with setting the strategic direction of the company with regard to policy, finance and risk management policies. He successfully transitioned thecompany from IAS Standards to IFRS, the first company to do so in Nigeria and listed Oando in the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. Prior to Oando Plc., he was a Senior Manager at the Washington Consulting Practice of PricewaterhouseCoopers Washington DC in the Global Risk Management Solutions unit and later transferred to Nigeria for three years. He led numerous Management consultancy assignments and his professional experience with PwC focused on mergers and acquisitions, business recovery, government consulting, strategic risk management, financial systems effectiveness, and new methodology development. He was in international consultancy spanning 9 countries from 1997 to 2004. An M.Sc and MBA holder, Frank was also an independent consultant servicing Howard Hughes Medical Institute and General Electric. He has worked extensively in South America, Canada, Europe and Africa and is fluent in English, with passable knowledge of French and Spanish.