BAT ZIMBABWE APPOINTS NEW MD
By Staff Reporter
British American Tobacco (BAT) has appointed Kimesh Naidoo as its new General Manager, Business Connect has learnt.
In a brief statement posted on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange website, BAT said Naidoo has over 11 years experience.
“The Board of Directors of British American Tobacco Zimbabwe Holdings hereby notifies its shareholders that Mr Kimesh Naidoo has been appointed as the Managing Director of British American Tobacco Zimbabwe with effect from 22 October 2019.
“Mr Naidoo is a qualified Chartered Accountant with the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA), with over 11 years of cross-functional management, financial management audit, sales and distribution in the Fast Moving Consumer Good Industry,” read the statement.
Prior to joining BAT, Naidoo was the director of consumer interaction at Anheuser-Busch InBev in South Africa were he also held various prior roles.