Wednesday, March 16, 2016 02:15PM / NSE
Please be informed that at the meeting of the Board of Directors of GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Nigeria Plc held on 9th March 2016, the Board:
1. Accepted resignation letters from Mr. Justin Korte and Mr. Jonathon Murray with effect from 15th February 2016 and 21st February 2016 respectively.
2. Appointed Mr. Andries Van Rooijen and Mr. Adediran Aderemin as non-executive Director and Executive Director of the Company respectively, effective 10th March 2016.
Mr. Andries Van Rooijen, South African, is currently the Area Finance Director, GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Africa. He brings a wealth of experience of over 20 years in Finance and Supply Chain from different companies, sector and geography. He was formerly on the Board of the Company from February, 2012 to December, 2013.
Mr. Adediran Aderemin joined the Company in June 2014 as the Head of the Human Resources for GlaxoSmithKline West Africa. He was over 18 years’ experience in Human Resources, Consulting and Training. He started his career with the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) in 1997.
He later joined British American Tobacco (BAT) in as Employee Relations Manager and held senior roles in and outside Nigeria.