International Breweries Plc has notified The Nigerian Stock Exchange of the appointment of Mr. Andrew Ross as the new Chief Operating Officer of the Company. He takes over from Mr. Carlos Gomes effective from 1 October 2014.
Mr. Ross is a graduate of Accounting and Business Economics with a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the Gordon Institute of Business Science. Andrew has significant experience in every aspect of financial planning, marketing and business development spanning over 20 years.
He held at various times, key managerial positions in the Brewery industry in South Africa and East London between 1997 – 2010. Andrew became the sales and distribution director for the Zambia Breweries under the SABMiller group in 2010, a position he held before his appointment as the Chief Operating Officer for International Breweries Plc.