Dr. Louis Brown Ogbeifun

Accredited Mediator | Certified Professional Manager and Trainer in Workplace Conflicts


Dr. Louis Brown Ogbeifun retired from the services of the NNPC as Manager, Employee Relations (ER) in 2015. He is a self-motivated Industrial Relations professional and a conflict resolver that is committed to sustenance of industrial peace, and harmony as a platform for the achievement of Corporate Vision and Mission.

As Manager ER, he was charged with the responsibilities of managing union-management relations and resolving disputes that might have arisen thereof. He was also charged with the responsibilities of monitoring union-management engagements in the oil and gas in generat. To that end, he successfully mediated and resolved several industrial relations disputes in Addax, Shell Petroleum Development, Mobil Producing Unlimited,

Mobil Downstream, etc., thereby saving the country huge costs, which would have been lost to industrial actions. He also sat in for the Group Managing Director of the NNPC, on the 13-man ministerial committee, on the resolution of conflicts in the oil and gas sector.

He is a versatile multifunctional professional with cognate experiences in the medical field and conflict resolution in the workplace. He holds an RN Certificate, Diploma in Anesthesia of the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration and Master’s degree in Planning and Health Management of the University of Benin; Honorary Doctor of Philosophy in Leadership, Social and Community Development (HONORIS CAUSA), Evangel Christian University.

He is an Accredited Mediator of the Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution-UK; MTI Certified Professional Manager and Trainer in Workplace Conflicts: U.S.A; Fellow, Institute of Chartered Mediators and Conciliators; Nigeria, Member, Panel of Neutrals with the Abuja Multi-Door Courthouse (AMDC), Member, Conflict Management and Leadership Training Institute, Canada, Member, Governing Council, Institute of Mediation and Conciliation (Nigeria), Member, the Nigerian Institute of Management (Chartered), Associate Member, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, UK/Nigeria, Member, Society for Human Resources Management, USA; Associate member, Chartered Institute of Personnel Management, Nigeria.

He is on the faculty and the governing council of the Institute Of Chartered Mediators and Conciliators of Nigeria (ICMC) and has presented papers to  several conferences locally and internationally. He has been a volunteer of the   Special Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) since 1997. He is married with children.