Welcome to Genesis Global Aviation


Genesis Global Aviation (“GGA” or “The Company”) is a limited liability company incorporated in April 2015 and set-up up for the provision of aviation services across Nigeria and the West African region.

The Companyis a subsidiary of the Genesis Worldwide Shipping Group, born out of the identification of an overwhelming need for a first class aviation outfit to provide services to the upstream Oil & Gas sector in Nigeria and indeed the West African region.

Our Vision


The company’s focus is to ensure operations and safety are maintained to global standards, driven by a team of highly trained and motivated staff with a passion to deliver ‘best-in-class’ customer service using the following as our guide:


  • Staff: competent, motivated and dedicated
  • Operations: safe, efficient and customer-centric
  • Process: Total Quality Management (TQM) with SMS (Safety Management System) for continuous improvement
  • Customer Service: focused and customized
  • Asset Management: global standards and compliance

The Aircraft

The company plans to utilize the use of Six (6)Airbus EC155B1 helicopters to provide charter operations to the international Oil & Gas companies requiring logistics services to offshore and Swamp production facilities as well as ad-hoc/rental services to both private and public users. And ATR Cargo planes for “bulk cargo” services within and outside Nigeria.


Cargo Planes

And ATR Cargo planes for “bulk cargo” services within and outside Nigeria.

Captain E. Ihenacho

The Chairman


Captain E. Ihenacho, is an experienced maritime executive and industry veteran of many years professional standing. Capt. Ihenacho, an ex-ship master, is a subject of international shipping and general management and regularly entertains Consultation in these fields. He holds respective Masters Degrees in and shipping management from the University of Wales and Bradford, England and is also a member Chartered Institute of Transport and the Nauticel Institute. As the Chairman, he has overall responsibilities for the development of the company's business which include the conception of necessary corporate action's plans, the management of the human and materials resources of the organization and the direction of collective energies of the organization towards the achievement of the company's goals and objectives. It is acknowledgement of his performance in, and outstanding contributions to the maritime industry that Captain E. Ihenacho was awarded the National Maritime Merit Award of "BEST MASTER MARINER IN NIGERIA" for the year 1999.

Engr. Tony Ihenacho

Executive Director


Engr. Tony Ihenacho, is a Maritime Executive, a versatile and seasoned Mechanical Engineer. Widely experience in the Maritime Sector, he possesses a formal qualification of Masters of Business Administration (MBA) with bias in Maritime Safety, Ship and Port Management. A certified and international Oil Trader, he is also an Associate Member of the Institute of Transport and Administration (IOTA) as well as member Licentiate of Ship Brokers from the institute of Ship Broking and Chartering. Engr. Ihenacho possesses over 18 years cognate work experience in various senior executive positions in the shipping & oil industry and is a founding member of this organization. As an Executive Director (Genesis Worldwide), he is in charge of the operations and administration of the company.

Mr. Maxwell Ihenacho

Executive Director


Mr. Maxwell Ihenacho, is a widely-travelled business executive. He is a UK-trained major in Economics and Business. He has lived in the UK for over 15 years. Possessed of a vast experience in Human Resource Management and Economic Finance, he has worked with LG Electronics in South Wales, UK at managerial level. He is currently an Executive Director.

Capt. Sunny Adegbuyi

Managing Director / CEO


The core management will be led by Capt. Sunny Adegbuyi, a proven aviation and business management expert with over three decades aviation industry experience. As the Accountable Manager/CEO, he will be working on a day-to-day basis with his “solid support team” to oversee the Company’s Operations, Maintenance, Quality and Safety (SMS-HSSE) departments. Captain Omololu Sunday Adegbuyi (popularly known as Capt. Sunny) is a graduate of General Management Course at Cranfield University, UK. Hold several aviation licenses (ATPL-H,CPL-A & Ground Instructor with Basic, Advance & Instrument Ratings), and he has also attended various courses like; Basic & Advanced Helicopters’ operation Management Course(USA), safety Management course(USA), Operation Management Course(USA), IATA Instructional Techniques for DG etc.

A former member of Aviation Safety Verification Team of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) (March to June 2006). Member of the Institute of Management Consultants. Member of Helicopter Association International, USA. Member of Cranfield Management Association, UK. As an Instructor/Training Captain, he taught many aviation related subjects in-house before retiring from active flying in May, 2012 to start his consultancy Company known as ARBYS Consulting Limited. Captain Sunny Adegbuyi brings his experience of many years in Training, Consultancy and Management to GENESIS GLOBAL Aviation Limited.

Ernest Emeka Eze, BSc, MBA, ACTI, FCA

Chief Finance Officer


The Company’s Chief Finance Officer, Mr. Ernest Eze, is a Chartered Accountant with more than 28 years post qualification experience in Oil and Gas, and Audit, both locally and internationally. Educated in Nigeria and in the UK. He holds a BSc degree in Accounting, MBA in Management. He is an Associate member of Institute of Chartered Taxation of Nigeria also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountant of Nigeria. He worked as: a Finance and Admin Manager, WEPS Special Project, Orlean Invest WA LTD (Managers of Oil and Gas Free Zone, Onne, Rivers State); an Asst. General Manager, ITS Drilling Services Nig. Ltd., Port Harcourt, Rivers State (an Industrial waste management company for Oil and Gas Industry); an Asst. Finance Manager, Schlumberger Sedco Forex (now Trans Ocean); a Trainee Accountant, Isaac & Co., London (Chartered Accountants); an Audit Senior, KPMG/Peat Marwick (Chartered Accountants). He is currently in charge of the company’s finance.