Guinness Ghana appoints new consumer director
Guinness Ghana Breweries Limited (GGBL) has appointed Mr Eric Otoo as the Director of Route to Consumer (RtC), with effect from September 16, 2013.
A statement issued by Guinness Ghana said Mr Otoo joined the GGBL from McKinsey, a management consultancy based in New York.
He had previously done consultancy with other firms in the US over the last 10 years, including Treacy & Company, Analysis Group and Towers Watson, covering various industries such as aviation, consumer goods, healthcare, financial services, publishing and media.
He received his Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the Harvard Business School and is a chartered financial analyst (CFA), a certified management accountant (CMA) and a Certified Financial Manager (CFM), the statement added.
He completed his Ordinary- and Advanced-level education at the St Augustine’s College, Cape Coast before attending the Grinnell College in the US for his undergraduate studies.
The Managing Director of Guinness Ghana, Mr Peter Ndegwa, said Mr Otoo’s appointment was another sign of the company’s resolve to seek great Ghanaian talent locally and internationally to help drive its vision of becoming the vibrant business in the country.