Jane Karuku has been promoted to Group Managing Director of East Africa Breweries limited (EABL) replacing Andrew Cowan who heads to take a new role in Diageo’s Global business, her position as Managing Director of subsidiary Kenya Breweries limited being taken by John Musungu.
She assumed her new role 1st January, 2021.
Karuku has been described as a dynamic business leader with strong management experience of almost over 25 years in Fast Moving Consumer Goods ( FMCG) and non governmental organizations.
She is a consummate leader, great strategy developer, marketer as well as organization change manager.
She has been president of Alliance for a Green Revolution Africa (AGRA). Has been a Managing Director of Cadburys East and Central Africa before joining Telkom Kenya as Deputy Chief Executive and Secretary General.