Mr. Charles Obaruara Jarikere was appointed the Chief Coordinator, PTI Consultancy Services in 2017. Until his appointment, he was a Deputy Director (Training) in the Petroleum Marketing and Business Studies Department. He holds a B.sc degree in Business Administration from the University of Liberia in 1983, Monrovia, an MBA degree from the University of Benin, Nigeria.
With over 25 years in the academic field, he is the author of several textbooks and articles in journals of good repute. He has attended local and international conferences, seminars and workshops. Mr. Jarikere is a professional member of Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM) and National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria (NIMN).