Ernest Oji is the Managing Director of Beta Consortium Limited and Chairman of Alpha Consortium Limited. To WPG, Mr. Oji brings a wealth of experience in the Nigerian power sector, having been involved in all phases of the unbundling and reform of the Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN). Alpha Consortium has established a power and general outsourcing consortium that has handled major power and waste disposal projects in Nigeria, including Revenue Cycle Management for PHCN, the National Grid Metering Project, Supervising Consultant to National Integrated Power Projects in Ibadan and Lagos Zones, etc. As the lead investor, Beta Consortium led a team of banks, insurance companies and financial advisors in the bidding and subsequent acquisition of Ikoyi Hotels Limited, which is today better known by its flagship Southern Sun Ikoyi Hotel in Lagos, Nigeria. As Managing Director, Mr. Oji oversaw the redevelopment of Ikoyi Hotel into a world class hotel facility. He was also responsible for selecting the design team, project managers, project consultants, contractors, etc., as well as for sourcing equity and debt finance for the project.