Following the vacancy position of Chief Financial Officer at Larfarge Africa Plc, the Board has approved the appointment of Mr. Bruno Bayet as Chief Financial Officer of the company which is effective from October 1, 2016.
Bayet who is Belgian holds Business Engineering degree from University Catholique de Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium), studied in Georgetown University (MBA) and specialized in Financial Risk Management.
He was Manager at Corporate Finance with PriceWaterHouseCooper from 1998 to 2005.
He then joined Groupe Bruxelles Lambert, a 12bn€ Belgian Holding Company, from 2005 to 2011 in the investment team as Senior Analyst. Prior to joining Lafarge in 2014, he was an Executive Committee member and Chief Finance Officer of Enterprise General Malta Forrest in Democratic Republic of Congo from 2011 to 2013 specialized in the mining and construction industry that has given over 16 years cognate experience in Mining and Construction Industry.
In December, 2013, he was appointed Director of Ashakecem Plc heading the Expansion and the Power Prroject in Ashaka and combined the role of CFO OF Ashakacem Plc since September, 2014.
Bayet was nominated as Strategy Director for Lafarge in Nigeria in April, 2016 as the Chief Financial Officer.