IBM has announced the appointment of Caroline Mukiira as General Manager for IBM East Africa. She takes over from Nik Nesbitt, who served the role for the past 7 years.She will be responsible for IBM sales, marketing, services and global delivery operations in East Africa.
“Ms Mukiira has been instrumental in leading the IBM TradeLens business for the Middle East and Africa and has been responsible for championing the transformation and digitization of trade across the region,” reads a statement seen by Afcacia.
Prior to this, she was the Global Business Services Leader for IBM in East Africa, responsible for the day to day operations and strategy execution.
Tejas Mehta, Vice President and General Manager, North, East West Africa thanked Mr Nesbitt for his leadership and commitment during his tenure at IBM and wishing him all the success in his new endeavor.
“Nik Nesbitt’s leadership over the last seven years has helped establish IBM as a leading contributor to East Africa’s economic development agenda and in growing our partnerships with public and private sector organizations across the region,” he said