Nigerian Breweries, NB Plc, has announced the appointment of Mr. Jordi Borrut Bel as its Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, even as it reorganises its management team. The appointment will take effect on January 22, 2018.
Bel will succeed Mr. Johan Doyer who has served as Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer on an interim basis since June 16, 2017.
The Board of Directors has informed the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) of the appointment.
Bel is currently the Managing Director of Heineken’s subsidiary in Burundi, Brarudi S.A. and a Board member of Bralirwa Limited, Rwanda, also a Heineken subsidiary in Rwanda.
Bel joined Heineken Spain in 1997 as Sales Representative and subsequently held increasingly senior management positions in different countries, first as Distribution Project Manager in Slovakia, Brand Manager in France and Trade Marketing Manager at the Head Office in The Netherlands.