PRO-CHANCELLOR AND CHAIRMAN OF GOVERNING COUNCIL
AKWA IBOM STATE UNIVERSITY
Obong Engineer Asuquo Stephen Udofia is an Electrical/Electronics Engineer who has exhibited uncommon prowess in his chosen career. He started his career in Philips Nig. Ltd in 1965 before joining Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria as a Telecoms Engineer in 1971.
Obong Udofia became a fulfilled engineer and magnate when he established Desicon Engineering in 1975, which later metamorphosed into Desicon group in 2000, where he was the Managing director for thirty-two (32) years. Based in Port Harcourt, Nigeria, Desicon Group has full capabilities in Engineering, Oil & Gas Services.
He is a Fellow of Corporate Institute of Risk and Safety Management and has been the President Nigeria/American Chamber of Commerce, (Rivers/Bayelsa Chapter). Obong Udofia was a member of the Pioneer Governing Council of Akwa Ibom State University, He is the Chairman, Governing Board of Maurid Institute of Management and Technology. He has been the President, Port Harcourt Lions Club and President, Port Harcourt Club. He is a member, National Geographic Society of USA and an Ambassador of Peace.