Bamburi Cement Ltd has appointed Seddiq Hassani as the new Managing Director as well as a member of the Board of Directors. Seddiq will take over the position of MD from Eric Kironde, who held the positions of both acting MD and Finance Director since October 2017.
Seddiq was formerly the Lafarge Holcim Head of Growth and Innovation for the Middle East and Africa since 2015. He worked in logistics, control, operations, gypsum, marketing, purchasing, and strategy.
In addition the company announced the appointment of Nicolas George as a member of the Board of Directors. Nicolas will act as the Managing Director of Hima Cement Ltd, Uganda.
Nicolas joined Lafarge in 2007 as China Strategy Manager. He also held positions in Singapore, Myanmar, and France. The new changes in directorship take effect immediately