A statement issued by a top Nigerian brand, Unilever Nigeria Plc, has it that the company has appointed Mr. Yaw Nsarkoh as its Managing Director effective 1st January 2014. Prior to his appointment, Nsarkoh served as Managing Director, Unilever East and Sothern Africa, based in Kenya.

According to the company, Nsarkoh served as Strategic Assistant to Unilever Executive Member and President of Unilever Asia, Africa, Central and Eastern Europe based in the United Kingdom. He also served at various times as Marketing Director Unilever Ghana, African Regional Brand Manager Laundry Regional Innovation Centre, Unilever South Africa, and Production Manager Unilever Ghana etc.

He has contributed immensely to the growth of Unilever businesses in Ghana, South Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe in his over 20 years career in Unilever.

Mr. Nsarkoh academic qualification include: Honors Degree in Chemical Engineering from University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana and a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from Henley Management College, Henley –on- Thames, United Kingdom. He is also a member of Ghana Institution of Engineers and a Director of Changing Lives Endowment Fund (CLEF) in Ghana.