UAC Foods Limited, one of the leading Nigerian food and beverage companies has appointed Oluyemi Oloyede as its new Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer.
Oloyede has over 16 years of experience leading multinational teams and has worked with companies such as Procter & Gamble, Kellogg, and Kerry Group.
At Kerry Group, he led a team of colleagues in commercial, finance, research, development and applications, supply chain, and operations to support Kerry’s customers in West Africa.
Oloyede holds a First Class Honours degree in Mathematics from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria, and an MBA from the same institution.
He started his career at Procter & Gamble West Africa as Key Accounts Manager, where he covered territories across Nigeria, including Ibadan, Abuja, Kaduna, Zaria, Jos, Port Harcourt, and Lagos. He later became the National Sales Operations Manager covering all of Procter & Gamble’s sub-distributors in Nigeria, and then as Regional Sales Manager responsible for Lagos, Ogun, Edo, and Delta States.
He holds a First Class Honours degree in Mathematics from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria, and an MBA from the same institution. The company is confident that Oloyede’s leadership skills and experience will help drive the company towards achieving its growth objectives.