Perez Peremelade Araka is the MD/CEO of PrimeWash Limited. Graduating as the best student of the class, Dr. Araka obtained a Bachelor of Technology Degree in Agricultural Engineering from the then Rivers State University of Science and Technology (now Rivers State University), Port Harcourt in 2001. His undying quest for further studies led him back to the same institution where he bagged Masters degree and PhD, both in Environmental Engineering, in 2010 and 2019 respectively.
Upon graduation, Dr. Araka gained employment in J.T.I. Organizations Ltd; a private indigenous Marine and Oil Services firm, before venturing into the entrepreneurship space. His professionalism and vast experience are supported by his fellowship, membership and affiliation to several indigenous and international professional bodies including The Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN), The Nigerian Institution of Agricultural Engineers (NIAE), The Nigerian Institution of Environmental Engineers (NIEE) and American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE).
He is also a Fellow of The Nigerian Society of Engineers (FNSE) and The African Business School (FABS).
Perez is an ardent scholar who has to his credit, several technical and conference papers published or presented at both local and international academic journals and conferences. He is an astute Business Coach and Speaker in many local and international conferences, conventions, seminars and workshops. He is a passionate and excellent business mind, as exemplified in most of his business interests. He sits on the Boards of several companies, presiding over and managing the delivery of excellent projects, products and services.
Dr. Perez Araka is widely known for his passion towards the development of youths and young people.
He is joyfully married to his lovely heartthrob, Greamba and he has a beautiful daughter, Chloe.