Yaw Nsarkoh is the Executive Vice President (EVP) of Unilever Ghana and Nigeria.
Prior to this, he served as the Managing Director (EVP) for Nigeria from 1st January 2014 to 31st December 2016 and Managing Director, Unilever, East and Sothern Africa, based in Kenya from 2010 to 2013.
He was at one time the Strategic Assistant to the President and Unilever Executive Member for Asia, Africa, Central, and Eastern Europe based in the United Kingdom.
He also served at various times as Marketing Director and Executive Board member for Unilever, Ghana; African Regional Brand Manager, Laundry Regional Innovation Centre (Africa, Middle East & Turkey), working out of Unilever, South Africa and Production Manager Unilever, Ghana.
Mr Nsarkoh holds an Honors Degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana, and a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from Henley Management College, Henley -on- Thames, United Kingdom.
He is a member of Ghana Institution of Engineers; a Director of Changing Lives Endowment Fund (CLEF) in Ghana, a former Director of the Kenya Association of Manufacturers and Chairman of East African Shippers Council.
Mr Nsarkoh currently sits as council member on Trade/Employee Associations and Strategic Private Sector committees in Nigeria.
He is a regular speaker on business issues, specifically marketing and leadership at public fora.
His hobbies include walking, cycling, and civil society advocacy. He has a special interest in: development economics, management, and leadership philosophy.