Yaro is BUA Sugars’ new MD
BUA Group, owners of one of the largest sugar refineries in Nigeria, ‘BUA Sugar’, has announced the appointment of Ibrahim Yaro as the new Managing Director for BUA Sugar Refinery, Lagos.
Until his appointment, Yaro was the Director of Sales at BUA Sugar, Flour & Pasta businesses. With this appointment, he will oversee the day to day management of BUA Sugar as well as drive the next growth phase of the business. BUA Sugar is currently the only sugar producer in Nigeria with refineries in Lagos and Port Harcourt and combined production capacity of 1.44million metric tonnes per annum.
A consummate professional with over 20 years experience in sales, marketing and business development spread across the financial and real sectors, Ibrahim Yaro is an alumnus of Bayero University, Kano and has attended several professional and management courses in Nigeria, United Kingdom, United States of America and the United Arab Emirates.
He is a Fellow of the Institute of Credit Administration (ICA Nigeria), Member Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN), Member Chartered Institute of Management of Nigeria (CIMN), a Fellow of the National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria (NIMN) and also holds an MBA from Bayero University, Kano.