P&G Pakistan today announced appointment of Adil Farhat as its new Chief Executive Officer effective October 1. Adil is an experienced business leader who has worked in senior roles across Middle East, Europe, Africa for over two decades with P&G.
Most recently, Adil was Managing Director of P&G West Africa, based out of Lagos. Prior to that, he has led businesses across several categories and channels based out of Geneva, Jeddah & Dubai offices.
Speaking at the occasion, Adil said, “P&G Pakistan has grown from strength to strength in the last few decades to serve our customers and consumers. Today, it is one of the leading FMCG companies in Pakistan. Over the years, P&G has remained a reliable foreign investor and is committed to continue contributing its share towards the economic development of Pakistan. I excitedly look forward to joining the Pakistan Leadership Team and contribute towards realizing the tremendous growth potential Pakistan has to offer.”
Adil Farhat succeeds Sami Ahmed, the Company’s former CEO, who will remain with P&G and relocate to Dubai to lead the Gillette business for 20+ countries of the Asia, Middle East & Africa region, including Pakistan.