Port Elizabeth, ZA
Chief Executive Officer of Coca-Cola Beverages Africa
The Coca-Cola Company
President Kenyatta said that the CCBA investment is a clear demonstration the government's priorities had struck a chord in the private sector. "Like us, you appreciate the importance of jobs, of innovation, and of manufacturing," he told the CCBA fraternity led by the chairman, Phil Gutsche and the Chief Executive Officer Doug Jackson . Some of the partners travelled all the way from the US.
CCBA chief executive Doug Jackson said: “CCBA is building a successful Coca-Cola bottler in Africa, which means greater shared value for the business and the communities the region serves, and we are optimistic about the future growth of our business on the continent..."