The Nigerian Bottling Company (NBC) Limited has announced the appointment of Mrs. Sade Morgan as Director, Legal, Public Affairs and Communications.
Mrs. Sade Morgan took over the mantle of leadership of the newly merged Legal, Public Affairs and Communications department of the leading non-alcoholic bottling giant, with effect from February, 2016, according to a statement from the company.
Ben Langat, Managing Director of NBC, said: “The announcement of Mrs. Sade Morgan as Director of Legal, Public Affairs and Communications, is as a result of the need to further drive excellence in managing our external legal and community relations, while upscaling the process in which NBC relates with stakeholder publics.’’
Ben Langat added that Mrs. Sade Morgan would also drive the company’s reputation management process and business sustainability agenda.
Mrs. Sade Morgan joined NBC in 2014 with over 20 years of experience in legal practice and professional corporate experience across international markets covering various roles, including several years of executive team experience.
Before joining NBC, Mrs. Sade Morgan was Eastern Europe, Middle East & Africa (EEMEA) Regulatory and Marketing Counsel for British American Tobacco, based in the UK and responsible for regulatory and marketing issues across the group’s 86 country markets.
Mrs. Sade Morgan obtained her Bachelor of Laws degree from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife in 1992, a Barrister of the Supreme Court of Nigeria, member of the Nigeria Bar Association and the Institute of Directors.