Latest Appointments


17/06/2020 at 21h10, by Valentin Grille

Stanbic changes up its senior management with internal promotions of Demola Sogunle and Wole Adeniyi

Following the departure of its chief executive, the Nigerian subsidiary of Standard Bank Group appointed...


12/06/2020 at 19h46, by Gaëlle Arenson

Kibily Touré defends his record as former head of Dakar Bamako Ferroviaire

For his critics, the son of Souty Touré, a former minister under Abdou Diouf, was not successful in reviving...


09/06/2020 at 19h35, by Valentin Grille

Lara Lane, the first Nigerian woman at the helm of Maersk Nigeria

A current employee of the group, she will also be the first woman to head the logistic behemoth’s operations...


04/06/2020 at 20h37, by Aurélie Benoit

9mobile finally appoints a commander with Alan Sinfield

Since Etisalat’s exit, the Nigerian operator has been led by an interim management team, and has struggled...


03/06/2020 at 19h41, by Aurélie Benoit

Bill Winters (Standard Chartered) grants more powers to Abbas Husain

Husain has been entrusted with the corporate finance activity for the British banking giant’s entire...


26/05/2020 at 18h35, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Karim Alaa takes the reins from Hesham Mekawi at BP

After serving for more than two years as Country Manager for Egypt, Karim Alaa will become Senior Vice...


25/05/2020 at 17h42, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Eric Kacou, architect of Kigali’s tourism strategy, appointed to the RDM Board of Directors

In charge of the Rwandan National Competitiveness and Innovation Project in the 2000s, the Ivorian economist...


21/05/2020 at 19h45, by Amadou Oury Diallo

Mary Teuw Niane gets promoted to Petrosen’s Board of Directors

Macky Sall’s irremovable Minister of Higher Education was appointed in early May as Chairman of the Board...


20/05/2020 at 21h18, by Jeune Afrique Business+

PepsiCo opts for continuity south of the Sahara with Tertius Carstens

The South African, who is currently CEO of Pioneer Foods, will lead PepsiCo’s activities south of the...


19/05/2020 at 20h07, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Former AXA executive Jérôme Droesch takes on the Africa region at Cigna

The giant US health insurance company – which reported revenue of $153bn in 2019 – has put the French...


13/05/2020 at 19h15, by Valentin Grille

Liquid Telecom sets its sights on Francophone Africa with the hiring of Philippe and Virginie Tintignac (Afrique Telecom)

The subsidiary of Zimbabwean company Econet has recruited two new development directors to lead its operations...


12/05/2020 at 21h18, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Ericsson: Todd Ashton leaves Asia to lead markets in eastern and southern Africa

After 22 years at the Scandinavian company, the director is taking up residence in Africa.

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