International Breweries Plc. has announced the appointment of Mr. Cherian Kurien to the board as a non-executive director.
This information was disclosed in a corporate disclosure on the NGX website seen by RateCaptain.
The company also stated the resignation of Mrs. Tolulope Adedeji from the board of directors in the organization and also applauded her appointment as the Senior Director, Trade Marketing and Sales Operations, at Labatt Breweries, Canada (AB InBev)
According to the organization in its statement, “The Board is grateful for her services to the Company for the entirety of her tenure. On a related note, the Board of IB PLC, at its meeting held on Friday, 31st March 2023, approved the appointment of Mr. Cherian Kurien to the Board as Non-Executive Director.”
Profile of Mr. Cherian Kurien
Cherian Kurien, CFA is a Finance and Technology Vice President with AB InBev. He has a demonstrated history of working in the consumer goods and shipping industries across four continents. He has led multicultural teams across the African continent, India, China, South Korea, Vietnam, Australia, and Denmark working across functions including Sales, International Trade, Technology, and Mergers & Acquisitions. Cherian is a CFA charter holder and has an MBA from Harvard Business School. He was Finance Director for AB InBev India, VP, Finance Business Unit, India & Southeast Asia, VP, Strategy and Technology, South Korea, and now VP of Finance, Africa.