Monday 30 November, 2015, 09:04 AM /NSE
DN Meyer Plc has notified The Nigerian Stock Exchange of the appointment of Mr Kayode Okuwa as the new Managing Director of the Company following the approval of the Board at its meeting of 26 October 2015.
Mr. Kayode Okuwa is a seasoned and experienced professional with over 25 years post graduate experience covering manufacturing, agriculture and consultancy services.
He holds a B.Sc. (Honours) Magna Cum Laude in General Agriculture from University of Maryland, U.S.A (1984) and an MA in Agricultural Economics from Washington State University, U.S.A (1986).
He joined the Nigerian Bottling Company (NBC) in 1989 and served in various capacities before he left the NBC in 1999 as the Regional General Manager/Head of Operation.
He worked with K and K Consulting Services in 1999 and later joined Mouka Limited in 2012 where he rose to become the National Business Manager/Head of Commercial. He thereafter moved to DN Meyer Plc as the Executive Director (Sales and Marketing) in 2014.
Mr. Okuwa was made the acting Managing Director of DN Meyer Plc in February, 2015 and upon his satisfactory performance, the Board confirmed him as the substantive Managing Director in October, 2015.
He has attended various local and international management enhancement capacity trainings, including management courses at the Lagos Business School.