Vivo Energy managing director Joe Muganda has been replaced by the company’s supply and marketing manager Peter Murungi with effect from December 1, 2019.
“Peter brings a wealth of experience to the role, having worked for Vivo Energy and Shell since 2007, most recently leading the Vivo Energy Group’s implementation of a new Enterprise Resource Planning system,” the firm said on Tuesday.
No reason was stated on why Muganda was leaving it only said he “has decided to leave the company at the end of November.”
“I would like to thank Joe for the contribution he has made as MD of Vivo Energy Kenya and wish him well for the future. I am certain that Peter will build on this success to steer the organisation to even greater achievements,” said Hans Paulsen, Executive Vice President East and Southern Africa.
Peter Murungi has worked for Vivo Energy and Shell since 2007, most recently leading the Vivo Energy Group’s implementation of a new Enterprise Resource Planning system.
He joined Shell Kenya in 2007 as a depot manager in both Nairobi and Mombasa.
In 2011, he moved to Namibia as the supply and distribution manager until 2013 when he became the supply and marketing manager.
He holds an MBA and a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Nairobi.