Monday, 3 August 2015

Personality Profile : Adaobi Iwugo | House of Tara

Ada Iwugo was born in the north of Nigeria to a Sierra Leonean Mother and a Nigerian Father.

She is an International Business graduate from Imperial College University of London, and has had a career spanning 15 years in several different companies not just in Nigeria but also the United Kingdom.

Ms Iwugo has extensive experience in the FMCG and Retail industry, and has managed retailers like Harrods, Selfridges, Superdrug and Boots. Her impressive portfolio includes Christian Dior, Coty Inc, Matthew Clark, the drinks giant Guinness Nigeria and the leading technology company Microsoft, where she was the Distribution Director for Anglophone West Africa.


Her most recent appointment is as the Commercial Director of House of Tara International, overseeing all Sales, Marketing and Business Development activities in the organization.

She was also one of the speakers at the just concluded WoWe Festival 2015.

Ms Iwugo is an avid traveller and enjoys writing short scripts for TV programmes.



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