Max Migold Ltd is a physical facilities advisory, training, inspections and technology solutions firm targeting a niche clientele of Multi-national and Nigerian organizations who yearn for best value creation, cost optimization, sustainability, and human capital development. We provide practical results-oriented consulting and training that translate into immediate economic, social and environmental bottom line earnings for our clients.
Services provided include physical facilities advisory services such as operations and maintenance cost reduction, maintainability and sustainability consulting, FM department organizational development and project management. Max-Migold Ltd also provides property inspection services with facility condition assessments and asset registers as deliverables. Other service offerings include FM training and FM technology solutions.
Meet Our Consultants
PAUL O. ERUBAMI (MSC, SFP, FMP, CFM, CBIFM)
Paul is a certified facility manager of both the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) and the British Institute of Facility Management (BIFM). He is a qualified instructor for the Facility Management Professional (FMP) and Sustainability Facility Professional (SFP) programs for IFMA. He is an industrial and business process engineer, real estates and property manager with over 15 years’ experience working in strategy implementation, operations systems and processes deployment and change management for oil and gas, telecoms and corporate real estates. Paul is a renowned facilities engineering and real estate strategist acknowledged for delivering satisfactory results on all types of facility management contracts.
Paul is an architecture graduate with honours from Ambrose Alli University Nigeria, has a postgraduate diploma in Economics from The University of Port Harcourt Nigeria and an MSc in industrial engineering and operations management from The University of Nottingham, UK. He holds the Certified Facility Manager (CFM), Sustainability Facility Professional (SFP) and the Facility Management Professional (FMP) credentials of IFMA, USA and certified (CBIFM) by the British Institute of Facility Management (BIFM).
After a few years running his facilities services company, Paul worked as FM Services Manager for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints where he was responsible for managing the state-of-the-art Aba Nigeria Temple Complex among others. He also had brief stints working in the property management sector in the United Kingdom and with Halliburton Ghana. Before taking on his current entrepreneurial endeavour as CEO of Max-Migold Ltd., a physical facilities advisory and training firm, Paul worked as General Manager in Alpha Mead Facilities and Management Services Ltd. for 4 years. During this time, he had responsibility for large scale Oil & Gas, and telecoms integrated facility management contracts including the Shell Nigeria offices and residences, the Schlumberger NTC Camp in Port Harcourt Nigeria, the Nokia Solutions and Networks Africa hub management, covering Sub-Saharan Africa, as well as Alpha Mead Facilities and Management Services Ltd.’s subsidiaries in Ghana, Kenya and South Africa.
MICHEL THERIAULT, (B.TECH, RPA, LEEDAP)
Michel is an FM consultant helping facilities departments solve problems, improve services and implement best practices. With 25 years in Facility Management delivering facility services in-house and with an FM outsourcing provider, Michel has deep practical experience managing facilities from high-profile office towers to critical facilities. He has earned awards for the buildings he managed, including several BOMA Certificate of Excellence awards and the Pinnacle Award for customer service.
He is also activity involved in the industry, with 22 years as an IFMA member, participation in FM associations and currently as the Academic Coordinator for Ryerson University’s Facility Management Certificate Program in Toronto, Canada. Michel has been recognized for his contribution to FM with a Distinguished Author award from IFMA for his book “Managing Facilities & Real Estate”. He contributes FM articles to leading magazines around the world, delivered seminars at national and international FM Conferences and delivered Facilities training in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Jeddah, Singapore, Nigeria, Kuala Lumpur, Muscat, Bermuda and Toronto. Michel’s experience, knowledge and approach to FM comes across in his consulting and training, with practical, real-world solutions that help Facility Managers develop and implement strategic initiatives.
MR. OLAJIDE JULIUS FAREMI
Olajide is a Lecturer at the Department of Building, Faculty of Environmental Sciences, University of Lagos with teaching, research and community service responsibilities. He holds a (BSc Hons) degree in Building, Master’s degree (MSc) in Construction Management and presently on the pursuit of a Doctor of Philosophy degree (Ph.D) in Building Maintenance and Facilities Management. His research interest spans across construction management, maintenance management and facilities management. Julius is a trained and certified Quality Management System (QMS) internal auditor to ISO 9001:2008 standard.
He has held various facility management, project management and construction management positions in a number of organisations including Alpha mead Facilities and Management Services Ltd, Construction and Allied Technical Services Ltd, Stallion Property and Development Company Ltd and Cornerstone Construction (Nig) Ltd. Julius’ vast experience spans across tactical and strategic facility management solutions, project planning, project coordination and execution, quality management and performance evaluation, organisation management review and gap analysis.
AJAY POUNDARIK MECH. ENGR.
Ajay is a First Class Honors graduate of Mechanical Engineering from Jiwaji University Gwalior, India. He has over 34 years experience in facility and project management in various sectors of the built environment, including high-rise multi user luxury apartment buildings, manufacturing complexes and plants. After graduation, Ajay worked in the Petrochemicals industry in India in various capacities as Manager and Senior Engineer before joining Century Polyester Ltd in Lagos, Nigeria. He then worked briefly with Elektrint Nigeria before joining Panther Investment Nigeria Limited (Provast Ltd) as Estate Manager. While there, he was responsible for three major Shell Petroleum residential premises and Halliburton Facilities in Ikoyi and Victoria Island Lagos.
Thereafter he moved on to Afghanistan to manage the US Army base before returning to Nigeria to oversee the renovation and maintenance of the Tasleem Balogun Stadium in time for FIFA’s Under – 17 World Cup in 2009. He is actively involved and sought after in the strategic management of luxury apartment facilities in Nigeria.
DR. OLUMIDE ADENUGA
Dr. Olumide A. Adenuga is an Associate Professor of Building Maintenance, University of Lagos. He is a Registered Builder with over 30 years of experience in various sectors of the built environment. He is a consultant to various organizations that specialize in building maintenance, project management, quality assurance and facilities management. A scholar with over 50 academic publications comprising national and international journals and conferences basically in the area of building maintenance, facilities management and procurement methods of construction.
He graduated among the top two in his class with a Higher National Diploma (HND) from Federal Polytechnic Ilaro, Ogun state before proceeding to the University of Lagos where he obtained a BSC (Hons) in Building and MSC in both Construction Technology and Construction Management. He has a Doctoral Degree (PhD) in Building with specialization in building maintenance and facilities management.
He contributed to the development of facilities management programme currently running at Masters Degree level in the Faculty of Environmental Sciences, University of Lagos.
Mr. R. JOHN RINGNESS, SFP, MRICS
John Ringness is the President and CEO of NEXT Facility Management Services, Inc. (NEXT FMS), based in Vancouver, Canada providing international FM strategic solutions through consulting, interim management, training services, and sustainability solutions. His specialized business sectors include Integrated Townships, Corporate Offices, Academic Facilities, Healthcare Facilities, Retirement Facilities, Non-Profit organizations, and Energy applications.
John has a single focus: to assist companies in reaching their strategic objectives by multiplying the potential of existing assets (human, physical, and financial) and driving measurable, sustainable results.
Recently he was the Chief Facilities Officer for Kohinoor Group (Mumbai, India) which included facilities in the hotel, education, healthcare (LEED Platinum hospital – first in Asia, and 2nd in the world), corporate towers, township (Mumbai’s Best Township 2012), shopping mall (LEED Gold) sectors, as well as a renewable energy in the form of 24 MW wind turbines. The newest Kohinoor Project is Kohinoor Square which is a LEED Gold Core Shell 52 floor multi-use tower currently under construction in Mumbai. It will be India’s tallest multi-use facility and will feature a 5-Star Hotel, 40 floors of Commercial space, and 4 floors of retail space, food courts, parking facility for 2000 vehicles plus a high end Residential Tower.
John Ringness has over 30 years’ experience in the Facility Management industry with major global FM companies such as Marriott Corporation – Facilities Division, Sodexho, ARAMARK Corp., Lavasa Corporation, and most recently Kohinoor Group in India. John has completed the Facility Management certificate program at the University of Toronto, Canada and numerous other FM related training programs.