Igho Sanomi was born in Agbor Delta State, Nigeria.
Sanomi entered the world of business shortly after completing his Bachelor’s Degree in Geology and Mining at the University of Jos in Northern Nigeria.
He rose quickly to the position of Executive Director with Sarian Oil and Cosmos Oil AG, an international Oil Trading Company with its core activities in West Africa.
During his time in this role he single handedly developed the company’s trading operations by negotiating the export and delivery of fuel oils from West Africa to the United States Gulf Coast.
Sanomi also developed a strategic alliance with a major international oil trading group based in Zug, Switzerland. This partnership oversaw the import and export of millions of tons of refined petroleum products to and from the West African coast.
Sanomi is the Chief Executive Officer of the Taleveras Group, a company he founded in 2004.
Sanomi is also Chairman of the Dickens Sanomi Foundation board of Trustees.
Sanomi’s global business interests include Telecommunications, Shipping, Aviation and Real Estate Investments.
Sanomi’s vision and drive has turned the Taleveras Group into an internationally recognized energy and power conglomerate, with offices in London, Geneva, Cape Town, Dubai, Ivory Coast, Abuja and Lagos.