About Alan Akamba

Alan has been there and done that. His expertise is not from classroom theory. What he brings is over 13 years of extensive hands-on industry experience in four continents. 


Business Communication Expert. Holds a Master's Degree in Petroleum Engineering & Project Management from Dalhousie University in Canada. Also, certified TESL Teacher and fluent in English, French and Russian.

   Selected credentials

Taught Public Speaking at academic institutions

  • Canada: Southern Alberta Institute of Technology, Calgary, AB
  • Russia: Ufa State Petroleum Technical University & Innopolis University, Kazan

Led Public Speaking workshops at leading organizations

  • Canada: Society of Petroleum Engineers, Calgary, AB
  • Russia: The American Center - US Embassy, Moscow

Conduced Business Presentations training with corporate clients

  • USA: Red Bull, Salt Lake City, UT
  • Canada: CertainTeed, Canadian Tire, Calgary, AB
  • Russia: Hewlett Packard Enterprise, The SAS Institute, Moscow

Since 2007, has worked as oil field Engineer, Business Development Manager and Trainer in North America, Europe and Africa with corporations like Halliburton & Baker Hughes.

Worked as Middle East & Africa Business Development Manager for the Russian oil services company Burintekh.