africon has been strengthening its team including the advisory board which constitutes professionals with unparalleled skills and experience. The board embodies significant long-term Africa understanding and guides africon in its current growth phase. It contributes ideas, networks and local know-how. Therefore, africon is very pleased to add another member, Uzodinma (Uzo) Ezimora, to the board.
Mr. Ezimora has 22 years’ experience in the launch and development of B2B sales networks in Africa, international business development and technology project execution. He has vast experience in key industries like energy and manufacturing sectors across Europe, Africa, and the Middle East. His areas of expertise are in industrial sales, market development, business strategy and organizational design.
Uzo holds an MBA in International Business from the Ecole des Ponts Business School in Paris, France, and a double degree in Management Accounting and International Trade from the University of Hamburg in Germany and the EDC Business School in Paris.
He was formerly an Executive Director at General Electric in Nigeria and has held various leadership positions at General Electric Company, ArcelorMittal SA, KPMG Business Advisory Services UK, and KPMG Consulting France.
“I am excited and honoured to join africon’s Advisory Board in its drive to support the development of business in Africa and with Africa. Despite numerous challenges globally, this decade is also a moment of great opportunity for those who recognize the potentials and understand the environment of the world’s largest untapped market”, Mr. Ezimora notes.
africon looks forward to a continuous exchange with the advisory board to support the growth of the company.