By Cynthia Ezekwe
Dangote Cement Plc has appointed Edward Imoedemhe as acting company secretary/general counsel following the exit of Mahmud Kazaure, the former company secretary/general counsel.
The company announced this in a statement dated Tuesday, 22 November 2022 and signed by Michel Puchercos, its group managing director/chief executive officer.
The appointment became effective on 21 November, according to the statement published on the Nigerian Exchange (NGX) website.
Prior to his appointment, Imoedemhe was the deputy company secretary/legal adviser of Dangote Cement Plc since June 29, 2018.
He joined Dangote Cement in May 2013, and has recorded over 24 years of post-call experience. His experience as a company secretary/head legal spans corporate and company secretarial practice, administration of corporate affairs, contract management and International commercial transaction, and dispute resolution/litigation in the telecommunications, oil & gas and shipping sectors, among others.
Imoedemhe has a master’s degree in Maritime and Commercial Law Practice. He is a chartered secretary, chartered arbitrator, and also a member of the Society of Corporate Governance.