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Coca-Cola Snaps Up a Star Executive From Safaricom

The Coca-Cola Africa Operating Unit has appointed Debra Mallowah as the new Vice President for the East and Central Africa Franchise, effective 15th February, 2021. In her new role, which will be based in Nairobi, Ms Mallowah will oversee the development and implementation of business strategies across the East and Central Africa Franchise that covers 16 markets.

15 Inspiring Women in Corporate Africa

According to McKinsey's Women in the Workplace 2020 study, women make up 48% of entry-level employees, but only 38% of managers, 34% of senior managers or directors, 29% of VPs, 23% of SVPs, and just 22% of C-suite executives. We kick off with our top 15 list of African women in the Corporate world. These women have torn down gender bias in the workplace by taking up SHE-EO (CEO), founders, head officers, and managerial seats in some of the continent's leading companies.

Top Kenyan Jubilee Insurance Managers Fired As New Owner Takes Charge

Allianz Africa has made leadership changes at its newly acquired entities in Kenya and Senegal. In Kenya, Allianz has fired top Jubilee Insurance (now Allianz General Insurance) managers and replaced them with its own appointees. Among the biggest causalities in the Kenyan operation is Catherine Igathe, the current CEO of Jubilee Allianz General Insurance Limited Kenya, who will leaving the company in mid-July “to pursue other opportunities”.

James Mwangi Reveals His 2 Management Secrets

"I joined Equity when it was a building society in 1991 with a vision to bring financial inclusion in Kenya," he noted.

Lancet CEO Kalebi Wants Ksh2 Billion to Walk Away from Firm...

In 2009, Kelebi was instrumental in founding Lancet Kenya, an off-shoot of its South African parent company. It operated under Pathologist Lancet Kenya (PLK) and Lancet Services Company (LSC), of which Kelebi reportedly owns 7.67 per cent and 10 per cent respectively.

How to Come Back From Covid-19 P******c With a Stronger Team

This period will present new opportunities and challenges that will require teams to be highly innovative and work under minimal supervision.

By Leaving Earlier, KCB Group CEO Forfeits Sh185M Payout

The huge pay by KCB Group had catapulted Mr Oigara to the envied league of highly paid executives for companies listed at the Nairobi Securities Exchange.

After 40 Years in Charge, Britam Boss Wairegi Hands Over to...

Wairegi spent 40 years at Britam, most of them at the helm.

BAT Scores High in Top Employer Rankings

BAT Kenya Managing Director Crispin Achola said the cigarette maker received the Top Employer certification in both Kenya and Africa.

Investment Firm Invesco Firms Its Presence in Africa

Gwendolyn Ansah Smith was appointed on 17th February as Managing Director, Africa reporting to Zainab Kufaishi, Head of Middle East and Africa. In this new role, Gwen will explore and lead efforts to develop, execute and manage Invesco’s Africa business. Invesco’s ambition is to participate in Africa’s dynamic and impressive growth story, deliver market leading investment capabilities, and play a role in the development of its capital markets.