Chairwoman of Jumia Nigeria and Group Chief Sustainability Officer
Juliet joined Jumia in 2015 as Chief Executive Officer of Jumia Nigeria. Juliet has over 28 years of professional experience covering consulting, consumer goods, sales and marketing and e-commerce and has served on several boards in a non-executive capacity. She serves on the Board of CGAP, a non profit agency funded by IFC/ World Bank and other DFIs and focused on improving financial inclusion in the developing world. In 2018, she became a member of the Nigerian Industrial Council - a group of private and public sector professionals appointed by the President of Nigeria to define policies supporting Industrial development of the country. She began her career in Sanofi Aventis, and held various roles in sales, marketing, and product management between 1991-1999. She joined Accenture in 1999 rising to be the Partner / Managing Director overseeing Accenture's Manufacturing and Consumer Goods Practice covering West Africa. Juliet has a Bachelor of Pharmacy Degree, an MBA in Finance from ESUT, Nigeria, and is an alumnus of Wharton Advanced Management Program.