Monday, September 29, 2014 12.14 PM/ NSE
FCMB Group Plc notified The Nigerian Stock Exchange of the appointment of Mr. Martin Dirks as a non-executive director of the company.
Mr. Dirks holds over twenty-five (25) years of Senior Management experience in demanding international and multicultural environments across diverse and highly relevant sectors. In 1989, he established ID-Drenthe, one of the first active companies in the field of Information Technology providing medium sized businesses with training programs, consultancy and other IT services.
He served as the Chief Executive Officer of Celtel International (now Bharti Airtel), where the Company recorded impressive performances during his tenure.
He has also served as CEO of Maxx Management, an investment company in Kazakhstan, focused on construction, railway infrastructure and maintenance; and of Ukrainian Mobile Communications in the Ukraine.
Martin is highly experienced in growth scenarios, re-structuring, and turnaround and change management. He has in-depth knowledge of Eastern Europe and stakeholder management.