National Food Products Company has appointed Iqbal Hamzah as its new group CEO.
The company, which represents brands such as Lacnor, Oasis, Arla, and Lurpak, has over 4,500 employees in the Middle East, with Hamzah now responsible for leading its next stages of expansion and growth.
Hamzah has previously served as the CEO of Agthia Group PJSC and Al Ain Farms, and before that spent four years as the regional finance director of Gillette/P&G for Russia, republics, and Baltic countries.
Faraj Ali Bin Hamoodah, chairman, NFPC, said: “We are very delighted that Iqbal Hamzah has agreed to join NFPC as our group chief executive officer. He is an industry veteran and a proven leader and brings a significant history of experience and success within the food & beverage industry, with a proven track record of senior leadership across large and complex multi-location organisations. His vast industry knowledge and expertise will be pivotal in driving the company forward during the next stages of expansion.”