Fortified Whole Grain Alliance

David Kamau

Categories: Leadership

David Kamau is a seasoned business executive with over 20 years experience in the pharmaceutical and Fast Moving Consumer Goods industries. Through his vast experience, David has developed strong business management acumen with fully developed analytical skills for business management and decision-making at senior levels, solid understanding of strategy formulation, designing and implementing results bearing business strategies and work plans. David has extensive regional commercial experience having previously worked for Astra Zeneca as a sales manager in Kenya & Uganda, exports & country manager for Haco Tiger Brands covering the COMESA region and Tanzania.

He has also held senior director positions at Haco Tiger Brands as commercial director & marketing director with oversight over the company’s East African operations. David served as Managing Director and CEO of Proctor & Allan (EA) Ltd for 7 years and spearheaded the company’s restructuring and expansion of its operations with an investment in a state of the art manufacturing plant in Limuru, Kenya. As Managing Director & CEO of Proctor & Allan, he was involved in driving the breakfast cereals & porridge business and championed the rebranding and development of new product initiatives geared towards improving health & nutrition of the target consumers.

David holds a Bachelor of Science degree (Fisheries) from Moi University in Eldoret and earned an MBA in Strategic Management from the University of Nairobi and has further been awarded the designation of Chartered Marketer SA by the Marketing Association of South Africa (CMSA).