Nation Media Group Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Joseph Muganda, has resigned, the board announced on Monday.
The Group Finance Director, Mr. Stephen Gitagama, will act in that capacity as the board seeks Mr. Muganda’s substantive replacement.
Muganda joined the company in 2015 and presided over a business re-engineering strategy that helped the company’s digital growth.
Muganda holds an MBA from Leicester University and a Bachelor of Science (Economics, Accounting and Financial Management) from the University of Buckingham (United Kingdom).
He has previously worked as the Managing Director of Kenya Breweries Limited and has held senior positions at British America Tobacco, Unilever and Barclays Bank.
He is a director of the International Press Institute, the Africa Media Initiative, the Group’s subsidiary companies and PDM Holdings Limited, an associate Company.
Mr. Muganda is a member of the Nominations, the Editorial and the Strategic Planning Committees.