Dr. Agwu Emele Agwu—CMRP, FMP, PMP—is an asset management professional with more than 26 years of experience in the petroleum and manufacturing industries in Africa, Europe, Asia, and Canada. His background is in chemical and process engineering, but he has spent more than half of his career in maintenance engineering and management. He has previously worked with Shell and served on the board of directors of Total Technology Consultants, Vater Integrated Services, and the SkyMinster Group. He is currently working on the cultural transformation initiative as a cultural transformation ambassador. Agwu has a PhD in Operations and Systems Management from the University of Portsmouth in the U.K. His current research interests are in organizational reliability and performance improvement, and in maintenance management. Agwu is a member of the Nigerian Society of Engineers and a founding board member of the Project Management Institute, Nigeria Chapter, and its immediate past vice-president.