Albert K. Sigei joined CIMERWA PPC as Chief Executive Officer on 06th January 2020. He comes as an experienced executive with more than 18 years’ experience in the cement industry. He has lived and worked in varied cross-cultural geographies including Kenya, Egypt, Nigeria, UK and Malawi. With a sterling work pedigree in Business Read more
Albert’s multi-disciplinary background including Engineering, Finance, IT, Risk Management and leadership set the stage for his 18 year old career in the durables sector. He has a first class honors Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Nairobi, is a fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and graduated from various executive courses offered by Ivy league Business Schools – INSEAD, London Business School, HEC Paris and The Ivey Business School at Western University.
He is passionate about Africa hence his unwavering focus on the importance of alignment between business purpose and societal needs.
Having worked in the public sector with the National Capacity Building secretariat, Supreme Court of Rwanda, Bank of Rwanda and now the private sector with CIMERWA, Paul comes with multifaceted perspectives on people management.
Formally with Bank of Kigali as Chief Finance Officer for over 4 years and on to Prime Insurance as CEO, John comes with a wealth of knowledge in Business Finance Management and Planning.Read more
With over 26 years of professional experience in Engineering, leadership and management, Karl Willem Heese joined CIMERWA in 2016 as the General Manager;From PPC Cement Plant in Port Elizabeth, South Africa where he had served at the same position since November 2013.Read more
With such an international experience and expertise in the field of Engineering, cement manufacturing and exemplary leadership, he has been at the center of success of CIMERWA where he is charged with operations execution strategies that has transformed the entire plant tremendously in terms of production and operation efficiency.
Prior to joining PPC, he occupied various managerial positions in manufacturing plants.
Karl has both a Master’s and Bachelor’s Degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Johannesburg and University of Stellenbosch, South Africa respectively. Over the course of his professional career, he has been able to acquire other internationally recognized certifications in the field of Engineering such as Certified Energy Manager (CEM), Certified Measurement and Verification Professional (CMVP) and Professional Engineer (Pr Eng) all of which earns him a professional reputation and highly qualified executive manager in the field.
He is fluent in English, Afrikaans and German languages.
Victoire has been fully assuming the role of Company Secretary since July 2017. She completed her training for Company Secretary at PPC Zimbabwe and participated in various training programs on corporate governance.Read more
Juvenal has a bachelor degree in Materials Sciences and Engineering, which is a specialization in cement Technology, from Shanghai TONGJI university in the People’s Republic of China.Read more
A graduate of the Southampton Business School (UK), John-Jovith is a fast paced marketer who oversees all Brand Marketing & Corporate Communications strategies related activities as well as product visibility & distribution at CIMERWA. Read more
John has a Masters in International Business, Marketing, Trade and Finance.
Revocat is our in-house legal guru. He has been the Legal Manager of CIMERWA Ltd since 2008. He has a Bachelor Degree in Law from the National University of Rwanda. Revocat speaks English,French, Kinyarwanda, Swahili and Lingala.