Executive Director/Finance and Strategy Director
Mr. Stanley Wanyoike Njoroge is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the Institute of Certified Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK). He is an alumnus of both the University of Nairobi and Strathmore University in Nairobi, Kenya. Stanley’s initial experience was in tax advisory with Deloitte & Touche East Africa, providing tax consultancy and managing tax clients in Kenya and Uganda. He also led several tax training sessions across Africa including in Lagos.
Stanley joined Diageo in 2008 as the Tax Manager in East Africa Breweries Limited (EABL) and expanded his experience within the wider finance Within Diageo, he has held a number of key finance leadership roles across Asia and Africa including Financial Controller of EABL, Finance Director of PT Gitaswara Indonesia and Finance Director of Meta Abo Brewery SC/Diageo Ethiopia. In his most recent role as the Diageo Global Audit and Risk Director, Africa and Europe, he was responsible for providing assurance to the audit committee of Diageo Board of Directors on the management of key risks across Diageo’s businesses in Africa (Nigeria, East Africa, South Africa, African Regional Markets) and across Europe markets.
He was appointed to the board with effect from 1 March 2018, and will serve as Director of Finance and Strategy. He lives in Nigeria.