About us

About us

Provast Limited is the foremost integrated facility management company in Nigeria, incorporated in 1997 as a Joint Venture between Shell Trustees Nigeria Limited now Shell Nigeria Closed Pension Fund Administrators Limited, (SNCPFA), Pension Managers of Shell Oil Nigeria Limited and Panther Investments Limited.

The initial purpose was to concentrate its core business and outsource property facility management functions for Shell Nigeria Closed Pension Fund Administrators Limited, (SNCPFA). This arrangement culminated in the development of a strategic alliance with Provast for the effective management of the facilities

Provast took charge of similar functions from Halliburton Energy Services Limited in 2003 and has since then been the Integrated Facility Management Providers to clients like SNEPCO, Addax, Schlumberger, Nigerian Breweries, KPMG, BOI, Total,etc.

Provast Limited is presently engaged in full spectrum of Integrated Facility Management and maintenance of properties and equipment for several clients; commercial, retail, residential, hospitality properties and specialized properties. We specializes in the provision of Hard and Soft Services and offers integrated property management services, which are tailored to meet client’s need.

The company’s business is conducted via its head office in Lagos State and branch offices in Abuja, Port Harcourt, Warri. Provast has engaged a highly skilled and motivated team with in-depth knowledge in Facilities management combined with a young and dynamic workforce.

Provast is a member of International Facility Management Association (IFMA) Nigerian Chapter and has been pre-qualified by NIPEX.

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Why Provast

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We recognize the overall business objectives of our clients and the role effective Facilities Management plays in enabling our customers to meet their objectives. Understanding the importance of a true partnership enables Provast to manage the risks of failure, improve facilities availability and reliability. We listen to our clients to ensure that we deliver the right solutions at the right time and our facility management solutions evolve with the client needs. We deliver on our promises and build long-term relationships based on confidence, trust and transparency. Our ultimate aim is to provide our clients with the lowest long term cost at the best in industry service levels. We are committed to supporting our customers in achieving their objectives through the provision of an integrated, flexible and cost effective living environment.

Our Experience is Second to None

Provast has the collective experience in providing a wide-range of quality services to a large and small scale of properties and industries with over twenty years of combined experience in the Facility Management industry. We pride ourselves on our people, processes, experience and use of the latest technology to consistently deliver best-in- class services. We go the extra mile to make sure the services provided are of high-quality standards.

  • We maintain and enhance the fabric, amenities and services of the developments in our portfolio, according to client requirements and in compliance with leasehold and other statutory provisions.
  • We recognize the importance of providing a tailored service and as such remain flexible in our approach.
  • We take the lead in service innovation and continuous improvements.
  • We conform to all Local, State and Federal Government legislation and insurance stipulations
  • Acknowledging the varied needs of our clients, we continue to build on our success by expanding our already comprehensive range of services.

We focus on our core business of Hard and Soft services so that you can focus on yours.

OUR INTEGRATED MAINTENANCE PHILOSOPHY

Provast Ltd is committed to provide total facility management services. We recognize that the properties entrusted to us represent the hard work and achievements of our clients such us.

  • Economy of scale by consolidating all your services
  • Business Model tailored to the Nigerian market needs
  • One point of contact to establish a working business relation
  • Competitive rates
  • Customized services to individual client needs
  • 24 Hour Service for reactive adhoc maintenance services
  • Optimum result using the latest industry standards and advanced equipment
  • We invest in our people development and equip them with the knowledge and skills sets required to deliver quality services.
  • Detailed reporting and KPIs provided for specific services

Industries We Cover

We are presently engaged in full spectrum of Integrated Facilities Management and Maintenance of properties and equipment in various industry sectors;

INDUSTRY SECTORS

  • Financial Institutions
  • Commercial properties
  • Retail
  • Residential
  • Hospitality
  • Energy sector
  • Specialized Properties
  • Religious Facilities
  • Educational Facilities

Our goal is to provide a service performance that facilitates our customer’s purpose through people empowerment to create better and more productive work environment for our clients.

  • We focus on the overall business objectives of our clients and the role effective facilities management plays in achieving this
  • We deliver on our promises and build long term relationships based on confidence, trust and transparency
  • We work with each client as an individual customer to analyses their specific needs and objectives in order to design the right facilities service solution.
  • We support our client through the provision of an integrated, flexible and cost effective work or living environment
  • We listen to our clients to ensure that we deliver the right client focused solutions at the right time
  • We work closely with our clients to understand their specific needs, brand values and the strict compliance requirements.
  • We add value to our clients by combining our experstrate and experience with economics of scale
  • We provide high quality support services in challenging locations with strict compliance requirements
  • No two organization are the same, we partner with clients to drive the innovation they need to support their success. Our key factors are competence and excellence in service delivery, ensuring that workplaces are safe and driving value through high quality and cost reduction.
  • We provide our clients with the lowest long term costs at best service levels by improving productivity, efficiency and service quality. Also eliminating the cost associated with ineffective work processes.

Our focus is on planned and managed delivery which meets and exceeds customer requirements

Vision, Mission & Core Values

OUR VISION

“To provide long term and innovative facilities management solutions, which preserve the quality of assets, enhance return on investment and add value to our clients operation.”

OUR MISSION

“To be recognized as a role model organization providing long term innovative facility management solutions that preserve the quality of our client assets, enhance their return on investment, add value to their brand and improve their overall business performance.”

CORE VALUES

Quality: We strive to provide top quality facility management services to our client and continually improve in the solutions we offer. Integrity: We act with honesty and integrity, offering the best value always. Self-fulfilment: We encourage our employees to continually improve and develop themselves in their jobs with a view to increasing their value and self-fulfilment levels.

Health Safety & Environment

HEALTH AND SAFETY

Provast is committed to maintaining the integrity of Assets within its possession and ensures that the health and safety of the tenants, employees, contractors and other stakeholders are not affected by its operations.

ENVIRONMENT

Provast is committed to providing quality service in a manner that ensures a safe and healthy workplace and Minimizes our potential impact on the environment. We will operate in compliance with all relevant environmental legislation and we will strive to use pollution prevention and environmental best practices in all we do.

ISO 9001:2008 QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

In order to demonstrate our capability to consistently provide services that meet customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements, to operate with increased effectiveness and efficiency with the overall aim of enhancing customer satisfaction, Provast has been awarded the ISO 9001:2008 certification by the Standards Organization of Nigeria.

Awards & Achievements

 

2018 Real Estate Nigeria-HSE Excellence Award
2016 Shell Recognition Award for Contributing Towards Shell’s Real Estate, Infrastructural Services & HSE Performance
2015 Inside Business Commendation Award for Facility Management Category
2014 IFMA Nigeria Award of Excellence for Best FM Stake Holder
2014 European Award for Best Practice
2013 Addax Petroleum Award In Recognition of Good l-JE Practice
2013 Institute for Government Research & Leadership Technology (IGRLT), Best Facility Management Services
2013 NIS ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System
2013 IFMA Nigeria Corporate Membership Award
2013 IFMA Nigeria Award of Excellence for Best FM Stake Holder
2012 IFMA Nigeria Corporate Membership Award
2012 International Quality Crown Award – Gold Category for our Strong Commitment to Quality and Excellence by (B.l.D) London.

Meet our team

The Provast team cuts across all cultures of our global community. They have a variety of skills, experience, perspectives and independence knowledge of delivering the highest standard of responsibility.

Andrea Geday

Andrea Geday

Managing Director

Andrea Geday is a founder and partner of Provast Limited. He holds a BSc in Production Engineering from Nottingham University, England (1979) and also MSc in Construction Management from the University of Loughborough, England. He is the Managing Director of ELALAN Construction Nigeria Limited, and has over 30 years’ experience in the construction industry. Prior to joining ELALAN, He started his professional career with NICOHO Limited as a site supervisor, Project Manager and Operations Manager. Mr. Andrea Geday is also a Director of VACC Technical Limited, Soft Solutions Nigeria Limited, Etiwa, Alan Caray Limited, Wood Styles limited and Panther Investments Nigeria Limited.

Rabih Bou Mansour

Rabih Bou Mansour

General Manager of operations / Business Development

Rabih Bou Mansour is a consummate professional with over two decades of experience who has trained and worked in various roles globally. He holds a BSc in Mechanical Engineering from Byblos College University, Lebanon and also Executive MBA from Business School, Netherlands. He has attended various professional and executive management trainings locally and internationally. Rabih is the General Manager Operations and Business Development at Provast Limited. He has spent most of his career working as an HVAC Expert and has handled several projects.

Stella Chukwu

Stella Chukwu

General Manager of Admin / Finance

Stella ljeoma Chukwu has over a decade’s of experience in the financial services sector. Her extensive experience cuts across various Banking operations departments, Auditing and Facility Management. She holds a BSc in Accounting and also MBA in Marketing from the University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus. She has attended various management trainings. At Provast Limited, Mrs. Stella rose through the ranks gathering experiences. She is presently the General Manager, Finance & Admin at Provast Limited.

Emad Yassin

Emad Yassin

Regional Facilities Manager (Lagos)

Emad Yassin is the Regional Facility Manager (RFM) for Lagos. He is an experienced Mechanical Engineer and holds a Master’s degree holder in Facilities Management. He started his career in the maintenance of heavy duty machinery for road construction and gradually found a knack for facilities maintenance.

Mr. Emad has over a decade of experience in the Private sector, Commercial sector and the Oil and gas industries he has earned extensive knowledge in Facilities Management (FM), Project Management, Catering and Hospitality as well as Quality Assurance and Control. He is a member of the International Facility Management Association (IFMA, Nigeria Chapter) and the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (UK).

Obianuju Chiweike Momah

Obianuju Chiweike Momah

Regional Facilities Manager (Abuja)

Obianuju Chiweike Momah is the Regional Facility Manager (RFM), for Abuja. She is an experienced professional with two decades of experience. Prior to her appointment as the Regional Facility Manager (RFM), she worked as a Senior Operations Manager. Mrs. Obianuju holds a B.Eng. in the Electrical and Electronics from Enugu State University ,an Executive MBA in Business School Netherlands and MBA in Business Administration from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology. She has attended several professional courses

Cynthia Atemie

Cynthia Atemie

Regional Facilities Manager (PHC & Warri)

Cynthia Atemie holds an MSc in Energy and Environmental Management (Oil & Gas) from the Glasgow
Caledonian University, United Kingdom as well as an undergraduate degree (B.Tech) in Estate Management.

She has a decade of experience that cuts across Estate Management and Facility Management. As an Estate
Surveyor, She was part of the team of estate surveyors involved in the compensation valuation for dualization
of some of the major roads in Port Harcourt Rivers State, and had been actively involved in letting and
management of commercial and residential estates in Port Harcourt and Lagos states.

She has honed her skills in property maintenance with a budding career, starting as a Facility Coordinator
where she coordinated the maintenance of various estates with diverse forms of occupancies and ownership,
ranging from single, multiple and corporate estates. In her previous role as Operations Manager, she combined
facilities management with administration of contracts and management of budgets for a variety of portfolios
including several high profile properties which she ably managed and rejuvenated with her team.

She is currently the Regional Facility Manager (RFM), for Port Harcourt and Warri covering residential Estates
and Field Logistics Bases.
She is a member of the Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers (NIESV), the Nigerian Institute of
Management (Chartered), the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) and the Institution of Gas
Engineers and Managers (IGEM), United Kingdom.

We Focus On Using The Best Practice To Guarantee Results Through Safe, Innovative, Reliable And Cost Effective Operation.

 

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