Managing Director & CEO, Unilever Nigeria

Carl Cruz is the Managing Director/CEO of Unilever Nigeria, with oversight of the West and Central Africa markets. In the past, he has been the Chairman of Unilever Sri Lanka from 2016 – 2019 and has also served as Vice-President in Customer Development of Unilever Philippines. His international experience (2004 – 2009) includes working in Thailand as Customer Director for Unilever’s Foods and Ice Cream business, and in India where he deployed Category Management and Customer Marketing for Hindustan Unilever Limited.