Qualifications: BPharm, MBA (Finance)
Appointed to the Imperial board in February 2021, Juliet Anammah is the Chairwoman of Jumia Nigeria & Chief Sustainability Officer at Jumia Group, which is the largest eCommerce platform in Africa and the first African Tech start-up to be listed on the NYSE. She oversees Institutional Relationships, Corporate Communications and ESG for Jumia across the company’s 11 countries in Africa.
She is an experienced executive with more than 28 years of experience, including 7 years at a Partner / Chief executive level.
Before her current role, Juliet was the CEO of Jumia Nigeria, the largest country operations in the Jumia group where she held the position for more than 4 years, overseeing the growth and transition of Jumia Nigeria from online retail to a full digital ecosystem comprising Marketplace, Logistics and Payments.
Before Jumia, Juliet spent 16 years at Accenture, as the Partner managing Accenture’s Consumer Goods Practice in West Africa.
Juliet also serves on Corporate and non-profit Boards in a non-executive capacity. She is currently a board member for the Flour Mills of Nigeria and ACCION as an Independent non-executive director. She is also an at-large EXCO member of Consultative Action Group for the Poor (CGAP).
She is an alumnus of both Wharton College University of Pennsylvania (AMP) and Yale University. She is a member of the Institute of Directors and Capital Club Lagos Chapter and is the Chairperson of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce eCommerce chapter.