Nigeria’s second-largest brewer, Guinness Nigeria has appointed Mrs Viola Graham-Douglas as its new corporate relations director.
Graham is a trained lawyer after studying at the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) Ile-ife, Nigeria. She also has a degree in business administration from the Sheffield Hallam University as well as Master of Science in investment management from Cass Business School. Both schools are in the United Kingdom.
Prior to Joining Guinness Nigeria, she had a number of roles at Atlas Cement, a subsidiary of French cement maker Lafarge. During her time at Atlas, she was once the Country Communications Manager and subsequently it’s Managing Director.
She would be expected to drive Guinness Nigeria’s relationships across board. This includes its internal relations and external relationships with all stakeholders.
Guinness Nigeria is wholly-owned by Diageo, the world’s largest spirit maker. Diageo owns the largest portfolio of spirit-making brands.