africa Angola Botswana Djibouti DRC Economy FDI Industry Kenya Lesotho Malawi Mozambique Namibia Somalia South Africa Swaziland Tanzania Trade Uganda Zambia Zimbabwe

Coca-Cola Africa reorganises operations

Coca-Cola Africa has announced a reorganisation of its African operations in the 18 Southern and East Africa countries where it operates, effective August 1.

In the new set-up revealed on Friday, Swaziland and Lesotho will be part of South Africa’s operations while Botswana, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi, Namibia, St Helena and Angola become part of the East Africa block of markets which include Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Ethiopia, Mozambique, Djibouti, Somalia, Somaliland and Eritrea.

Coca-Cola Africa will now comprise two regions, Southern Africa and East and Central Africa. Ahmed Rady, currently East Africa General Manager will lead the expanded region which includes additional markets from Central Africa.

Newly appointed South Africa General Manager Roger Gauntlett will continue in his role looking after operations in South Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland. “In line with our strategic priority to drive accelerated growth and evolve into a total beverage company, we have been working to streamline our company structure to allow for speed, agility and role clarity,” said Coca-Cola Africa President Kelvin Balogun. “

Source: KDRTV

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s