KARACHI: Nestlé Pakistan announced a change in its top management with the appointment of Samer Edmond Chedid as the new managing director in the country. He took over the responsibilities of managing director and CEO of Nestlé Pakistan on August 1 after the departure of Freda Duplan.

Chedid is an accomplished and top performing business leader, having served in Nestlé, in markets across the Middle East and West Africa. He comes to Nestlé Pakistan from Saudi Arabia, where he held the portfolio of General Manager.

Speaking to the employees of Nestlé Pakistan after taking charge, Chedid said, “Pakistan is one of the world’s leading emerging economies and holds great potential. I am excited to take up this role and explore the country’s dynamic market and the challenges that come with it.”—PR