Board Of Directors

ALHAJI SANI DANGOTE - EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN.

Alhaji Sani Dangote is the Group Vice President and a co-founder of the Dangote Group  with Alhaji Aliko Dangote.

He is an accomplished businessman with investments in key sectors of the economy including manufacturing, agriculture, banking and oil services. He also sits on the Board of several other companies including Dangote Cement, Dangote Sugar, Dangote Agro Sacks, Dangote Refinery, Petrochemical and Fertiliser Company and many more.

He is also the Chairman of Dansa Holdings, a member of the Dangote Group, with a number of Strategic Business Units in key sectors of the economy: Agriculture, Oil and Gas, Food and Beverage e.t.c.

Some of these companies include Dansa Foods Limited, Borkir International Limited, Dansa Energy, Sagas Energy Limited, Bulk Pack Services Limited, Dansa Agro Allied Limited, Dangote Farms Limited to mention but a few.

Alhaji Sani Dangote is a member of the Alumni of the Harvard Business School, USA.

He is a pioneer member of Nigerian Agri-business Forum, driving the Federal Government's Agricultural Transformation Agenda.

In recognition of his sterling leadership qualities, he was appointed as the Consul-General of the Romanian Embassy in Nigeria.

He is a member of several Chambers of Commerce, a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Shipping of Nigeria.

He is the Vice President of the Dangote Foundation.


ABDULKARIM LAWAL KAITA – Director

He holds a Bachelor Degree in Geography from Bayero University, Kano, PFDip. Planning - London and an MBA from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. He attended various management courses. Alhaji Kaita has also worked as a civil servant, and a banker before joining Dansa Holdings Limited in 1998 as the Chief Operating Officer of Dangote Ginning Company Limited. He is currently the Group General Manager of Dansa Holdings Limited.

He is also a member of Nigerian Institute of Management, Chartered Institute of Personnel Management, amongst others.

 

AHMED S. YAKASSAI  - Director

He holds an HND in Accounting, Post Graduate Diploma and MBA. He is a member of Nigerian Institute of Management, National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria, a certified member of National Accountant and Institute of Administrative Accountants. He has attended various management courses in Nigeria and Overseas. Alhaji Yakassai has a working experience of over 35 years in management positions as follows:

Executive Director Sales & Marketing - Dangote Flour Mills Plc

Regional Executive Director North - Dangote Group

Projects Controller - Dangote Group

Finance Controller - Dangote Farms Limited

Finance controller - Dansa Food Processing Co Ltd

Finance Controller/Company Secretary - Raleigh Industries Plc

Chief Accountant/Ag Finance Director - Agric Supply Company (World Bank Financed Managed Project)

He is also the current Chief Executive Officer of Gata Trading Company Limited, Borkir International Company Limited, Sagas Energy Company Limited and Dankar Powers Limited.


MOHAMMED SANI DANGOTE  - Director

Mohammed is a holder of Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in International Business obtained from Regents University, London and also had some level of contact with the Brunel University, Uxbridge, London in the area of Mechanical Engineering.

His work experience covers both local and international in the areas of ICT, Telecommunications, Oil and Gas, Manufacturing, Trading, Insurance and Banking.

Prior to becoming a director in Dansa Foods Limited, he had worked overseas with Glencore UK Limited, Deutshe Bank AG, Blue Star Investment UK Limited in various capacities developing strategies, ERP implementation, risk analysis, account modeling, financial management, insurance portfolio structure, etc.

At home, he also had a brief moment with Borkir International Company, Dangote Global Services Limited, Continental Cement Company Limited, Dansa Foods Processing Limited and today he also sits on the Board of most of these companies.

He was the 2004 winner of Young Enterprise Program with Giggleswick College, London, winner of 2013 SUPA University Polo Contest of the Regents University, London. He also heads several charities including Mojan Charity.

 

 

 

 

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