Atlas Petroleum International and Oranto Petroleum represent Nigeria’s largest privately-held, Africa-focused exploration and production group. Its extensive footprint across the African continent includes 19 oil and gas licenses in 10 countries, including producing assets in Nigeria and Equatorial Guinea and numerous Atlas/Oranto-operated blocks.
Operating as sister companies in the West Africa region since 1991, Atlas and Oranto now operate in ten jurisdictions throughout Africa, with regional offices and representatives in all our core investment locations. The technical base is strategically located in Lagos, Nigeria, and the corporate headquarters is in Abuja, giving direct access to African policy-makers in this regional political hub.
Atlas Petroleum International and Oranto Petroleum are privately held, with a common share ownership, and are registered in Nigeria. Stock in the companies is held by the Eze family, whose members are actively involved in day-to-day operations.