Champion Breweries Plc, Uyo, has appointed Mr. GeorgiosI. Polymenakos as its new Managing Director following the resolution of the Board of Directors in their meeting held on Thursday, December 12, 2019(effective January 6, 2020).
Polymenakos holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from University of Wales. He was the Managing Director of Nigerian Bottling Company Limited till October 2019.
His career in Marketing and Leadership has spanned for over 21 years; starting as a Merchandiser under the Graduate Trainees programme of Coca-Cola Hellenic and grew through the ranks progressively in his career.
He has held the positions of Commercial Development Manager, Country Manager, Regional General Manager and Managing Director until his present appointment.
The company officially bid Patrick Ejidoh farewell as he resigns as Managing Director to commence his retirement after a successful career of 32 years in Nigerian Breweries Plc. Mr. Ejidoh joined this Company in2016 and ushered the Company into the path of growth and profitability.
Champion Breweries Plc the “Company”, was incorporated as a private limited liability Company in Cross-River State in the year 1974 with the name South East Breweries Limited. This was changed to Cross River Breweries Limited and thereafter to Champion Breweries Limited.