Mr Joseph Malel Choge will be the Managing Director of Unga Group following the retirement of Mr Nicholas Hutchison effective 31st December 2021.
Choge is a senior executive with years of experience within manufacturing, telecoms, banking, insurance and Finance.
He graduated from the University of Nairobi with a degree in mathematics and later on a Master’s degree in International Management.
Previously, he served as Chief Executive Officer of Premier Food Limited (Peptang) where he made significant contributions to the company.
The outgoing Nicholas Hutchison has served as a managing director in Unga Group for more than 20years.
“Mr Hutchinson will continue in an advisory capacity for a period of time to ensure a smooth transition,” Unga said in the notice.
Unga Group has announced plans to exit the baking business for the second time with the sale of Ennsvalley Bakery to BigCold Kenya, a logistics company.