AD Patrickson, as he said, worked hard from being a night watchman on oil vessels to being the CEO of an oil and gas company — not only did the story end there, as the young man himself said he had to bring a lot of hard work into his visionPatrickson said he was the first owner of a small downstream business in Cameroon without any professional assistance.
A young man has shared his inspirational success story about how he became an oil and gas company owner years after serving on oilfield vessels as a night-watchman. The guy is known as AD Patrickson, and does not suggest something beats love and hard work. Patrickson said he had to pour in all of his to fulfill his vision.
He added that passion, he even helped his academics improve. Never to be one who doesn’t give back, the downstream specialist said that while pursuing his career goal, he also contributed to his country, Cameroon.
Now that he has paid off his debt, he is the CEO of Source Rock, the first local Cameroonian firm to “run a natural gas plant without specialist assistance.” Patrickson was on the left as he was starting out. He is seated on the bottom, as his company’s CEO. He inspired any dreamer like him in his final words on his LinkedIn message, telling them never to give up, that the target is nearer than they thought.
Briefly.co.za published in similar news about a local young woman, who also works with big dreams as an example to others. Busiswa Lutshaba is a vibrant young woman born and raised in South Africa’s third-largest informal settlement -Khayelitsha, Cape Town. Her company interest and culture led her to found her own venture, called Blu Space Communications SA. The company is one based on public relations and aims to bridge the gap between young local entrepreneurs and governmental as well as corporate entities. Busiswa was appointed as the first social entrepreneur of the Unboxed Incubator System through the assistance of Soapbox.