Prior to this appointment, Marc Desefans has been the managing director of Unilever Francophone West Africa (2003-2009).

Desefans has been working in Unilever group for 23 years, in the sales and marketing department, before taking on his mandate as managing director for Unilever Hong Kong in 1999.

‘I trust Marc will lead the team to continued success and growth of the business. This region has grown in importance in the past years and with the ice cream launch and acquisition we have expanded this footprint. I wish Marc every success’ said Antoine de Saint Affrique, Executive Vice President CEE.

Alexandra Gatej, has completed her mandate in May and became part of Unilever’s team for Central and Eastern Europe as Business Development Director.

Alexandra Gatej steps down from the board of Unilever

Alexandra Gatej steps down from the board of Unilever