Mr. Peter Eshikena is Managing Director of Frieslandcampina Wamco Nigeria which is affiliated to Royal FrieslandCampina of The Netherlands. The company is a major player in the Nigerian dairy industry with popular brands as Peak, Three Crowns and Friso.
Before becoming Managing Director in September 2012, Mr. Eshikena served as the Sales Director and Deputy Managing Director of FrieslandCampina WAMCO. He joined FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria PLC in 1985 as Shift Production Manager in Can Factory Department before moving up as Logistics Manager in the Logistics Department in 1991.
He later became the Project Manager of Total Quality Management in the Quality Assurance Department in 1996. Due to his dexterity and resourcefulness, Mr. Eshikena moved to the Commercial department as Sales Admin & Logistics Manager in 1999.
From 2003 to 2004, he served as the Distribution Manager in the Supply Chain Department and in 2005 moved to the Sales Department as Sales Manager and later Sales Director & Deputy Managing Director until his recent appointment as Managing Director.
Mr. Eshikena is by profession a Mechanical Engineer and has an Executive MBA from the International School of Management, University of Navarra in Spain.
He is an alumnus of the Lagos Business School and has attended several management developmental courses both in Nigeria and abroad, including the High Performance Leadership training at the International Institute of Management Development, Lausanne in Switzerland.