Kase Lawal
Kase Lawal

As Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of CAMAC International Corporation., Dr. Kase Lawal has led a diverse group of affiliated companies that comprise the second largest African-American owned corporation in the United States.

Dr. Lawal is committed to public service, he contributes valuable leadership as a commissioner on the Port of Houston Authority and as vice chairman of the Houston Airport Development System Corporation.

Dr. Lawal also serves as a member of the National Urban League's Board of Directors and the Fisk University Board of Trustees.  In addition, Dr. Lawal is a member of the board of directors and a majority shareholder in Unity National Bank, the only federally insured and licensed African American-owned bank in Texas.

Dr. Lawal earned a bachelor's degree in chemistry from Texas Southern University and an MBA in finance and marketing from Prairie View A&M University in Prairie View, Texas.  He was awarded an honorary doctorate in philosophy from Fort Valley (Georgia) State University and an honorary doctorate in humane letters from Texas Southern University.

Dr. Lawal has recently resigned from all executive officer positions with CAMAC International Corporation and its affiliated companies, including Allied Energy Plc, in order to focus on his new role as Chief Executive Officer of CAMAC Energy.

Last Updated: 1/17/13