Jude Nneji, the brother of ABC Transport Plc’s founder, Mr. Frank Nneji, has been appointed as the acting Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the company.
The appointment follows the retirement of Mr. Frank Nneji from the company he founded back in 1993.
The appointment of Mr. Jude Nneji as the new MD and the retirement of Mr. Frank Nneji was contained in a statement issued by the company.
The new MD’s appointment is effective from 30th June 2023 the statement said. The company thanked the retired Frank Nneji for his services to the company.
“Board of Directors hereby expresses its gratitude to Mr Frank Nneji for all his sacrifices, innovations and outstanding vision which has placed the Company at its present height in the transportation and logistics sector,” the statement. The company, however, disclosed that Frank will continue to serve as a Non-Executive Director on the Board. The statement also said Jude Nneji brings his wealth of experience to his new role as the acting Managing Director/CEO of ABC Transport Plc. Nneji holds a bachelor’s degree in Pharmaceuticals from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka.
Before this new appointment, Nneji was the Company’s Deputy Managing Director. He has over 18 years of experience as a member of the Board.
He steps into this new role with over 27 years of experience in the professional transportation and logistics sector. He attended the Advanced Management Programme (AMP 14) and Chief Executive Programme (CEP 21) at the Lagos Business School.
He has undergone several trainings in the transportation and logistics sector locally and internationally. He served under the retiring MD/CEO and has been in the Company from its inception.