Â Tetra Pak West Africa has confirmed the appointment of Oshiokamele Aruna as the new managing director(MD) of the company. The appointment ofÂ Â Aruna, makes him the first Nigerian to attain this position in the history of Tetra Pak, aÂ Â leadingÂ processing andÂ packagingÂ solutions provider.
â€œMy ambition is to reinforce Tetra Pakâ€™s leadership in West Africa, and support our partners and customers in their respective projects. West Africa has a great development potential and Iâ€™m glad to become more involved in my native region,â€Â Aruna said.
CommunicationsÂ Director, North & West Africa of the company, Tawfiq Agoumi,Â Â Â Â Â said the appointmentÂ â€œisÂ Â aÂ reflection ofÂ Â Arunaâ€™s impeccable pedigree and competence, and confirms the strategic importanceÂ ofÂ the Nigerian market, one of the most dynamic in the Middle East and Africa region.â€.
Â Aruna,Â a graduate ofÂ Chemical Engineering isÂ also aÂ Chartered Accountant. He has attended various courses in top management schools including IMD in Switzerland.Â Â HeÂ has over 18Â yearsâ€™ work experience spanning various senior management rolesÂ includingÂ Tetra PakÂ West Africa, a company that he joined in 2005.Â His last position wasÂ Finance DirectorÂ from 2011Â until his recent appointment.