Our Management Team

Management Team

Executive Chairman/Managing Director Chief (Mrs.) V.O.R Diete-Spiff
Executive Director Mrs. Elfrida Diete-Spiff Omole
Head, Finance & Accounts Mr. John E. Ogbuefi

Brief Profile of Management Team

Chief (Mrs.) V.O.R Diete-Spiff
Our Managing Director is considerably experienced as an entrepreneur in various fields of business. She is a key player in Education sector, which she has managed and acted as a consultant for 40years. Montessori trained and widely experienced, Chief (Mrs.) Victoria Diete-Spiff is liberal, progressive and dynamic. In recognition of her immense contribution to child education in Rivers State and Nigeria, she was conferred with the Chieftaincy title of Yeye-Ilu of Lagos – Mother of all – by the Late Oba of Lagos, His Royal Highness, Adeyinka Oyekan II. The title reflects her natural affinity for children, which has become her way of life. She holds a Diploma in Education from St Nicholas Training College, London in 1974. She established Bereton Montessori Nursery School in 1978.

Elfrida Diete-Spiff Omole
She is the Executive Director of the company. She is involved in the general management of all the subsidiaries’ day-to-day operations and is directly responsible for all finance and administrative issues.

She holds a first degree in Banking and Finance with Second Class Upper honours from the University of Port Harcourt in 1997 and a Masters degree in Information Technology with a British Computer Society (BCS) Accreditation from Queen Mary, University of London in 2002.

She had her early career in the banking sector as a National Youth service Corp (NYSC) member in the Relationship Management team of the Commercial Banking at United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) in 1998. She worked as an Accounts Officer in the same department at UBA till 2000, when she decided to further her education.

She joined Bere-Mont Nigeria Limited as an Executive Management staff in 2002. She was appointed the Executive Director of the company in January 2003.

John Ejike Ogbuefi
Mr. John E. Ogbuefi is a graduate of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, where he obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting in 1994. He started his career as a corper at Horizon Mortgage Finance Ltd., Suleja in 1994 from where he joined Parusa Ventures Ltd., Suleja in 1995 as an Assistant Accounts/Administrative Manager. He also worked part time with Olu Adesola & Co. (Chartered Accountants), Suleja between 1997 and 1999.

He later joined Dave Achison Nig. Ltd in 1999 as a Site Administrator overseeing the daily operations of the construction sites of the company. He finally moved to B&B Construction Nig. Ltd. as a Quarry Administrator/Accountant in 2001 before joining Bere-Mont Nig. Ltd. in 2003.

He is currently the Head, Finance and Accounts – managing the holding company and its subsidiaries in areas of finance and accounting. He is a member of the Association of National Accountants and the Nigerian Institute of Management. He is also an Associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN).

Principal Officers

Bereton Montessori School

Head of Schools (Old GRA & Stadium Road) Mr. John Trowell
Headteacher (Stadium Road) Mr. Cletus Amaechi

Charles Dale Memorial International School
Co-ordinating Head of School: Mr. Gabriel Jimmy