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Our Leadership Team

Meet our super team of Executive and Non Executive Directors. Passionate experts, yet always keen to learn, discover and innovate, they lead by inspiring example.

Executive Directors

David Afflu

Business Unit Director.

David joined PZ Cussons Gh Ltd in Feb 2013 and has 15 years’ experience in different roles in Sales, Channel Marketing, Project Management and Retailing in FMCG, Petroleum & Telecoms sectors. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Biochemistry and an Advanced Certificate in Marketing. He has extensive working knowledge of West Africa.

Segun Agbekeye (FCA,CFE)

Head of Finance

Segun Agbekeye, a professional accountant and internal control expert joined PZ Cussons Nigeria as a General Manager, Accounting in 2011 with over 15 years’ experience. He held similar roles in Unilever Nigeria Plc and Reliance Telecommunications Ltd.

He is a graduate of accountancy and a scholar of forensic accounting, internal control, information security and risk management.

He is a member of Society for Corporate Governance.
He was appointed to the Board in February 2016.

Christos Giannopoulos

CEO, PZ Cussons Africa

Mr. Giannopoulos was appointed to the board of PZ Cussons Ghana in February 2016.
He joined the PZ Cussons Group in 1988 with a degree in Business Administration specialising in Marketing from Derby University, United Kingdom.
He has occupied several managerial positions in the United Kingdom, Australia, Kenya and Indonesia before he joined the Nigerian subsidiary in 2002. 
He is currently the CEO of PZ Cussons Africa.

Independent Non-executive Directors

Paul Pepera

Board Chairman

Paul was appointed as Chairman in 2007. Paul has a long career working in senior management positions in Scanstyle Mim Ltd and being the Managing Director of PHC Motors from 1995 to present day. Paul, a barrister at law, has served on a number of boards and committees. He served as a member of the PZ Cussons Board since 2003.

Charles B. Janney

Charles, a trained lawyer, joined PZ in June 2003. Charles' background is in law, where he practised as a legal advisor in many financial institutions before moving into Human Resource Management.

Charles became HR/Corporate Affairs Director for PZ Cussons Ghana in June 2005, a position he held until he retired in May 2016 to become an independent non-executive director.

Helena Adu-Gyamfi

Helena is an experienced finance and accounting professional, having served in this area for the past 15 years in Unilever Ghana Ltd. Her areas of expertise are Treasury and brand profitability management.

Helena was appointed as Finance Director for PZ Cussons Ghana in January 2009 and she held this position until she retired in April 2014.

Corporate Governance

Report on Corporate Governance

The Board is committed to meeting the standards of good corporate governance as established by the Financial Reporting Council from time to time.  Click here to access PZ Cussons Report on Corporate Governance.  Click here to access Terms Of Reference for the CSR, Group Risk, Remuneration, Nomination and Audit Committees.