Friday, 1 January 2016

ANTTI RITVONEN BECOMES COUNTRY MANAGER OF DIZENGOFF

Mr. Antti Ritvenen
Tectono Business Review gathered that Dizengoff Nigeria has appointed Mr. Antti Ritvonen as Country Manager.  He takes over from Richard Hargrave, who will now become the company’ Strategic Adviser on government matters. Ritvonen, before his latest appointment, was the Finance Director of Valtra EAME, AGCO Corporation.

We learnt that Mr. Ritvonen is a seasoned financial professional and administrator, and will bring to bear his over 25 years of work experience, working in Asia and Europe. He joined Dizengoff in November 2015 from AGCO Corporation.With this appointment, Mr. Ritvonen will continue to provide strategic leadership and direction for the Nigeria business.

He is an alumnus of the prestigious University of Tampere Finland. Dizengoff Nigeria is a member of the United Kingdom owned Balton CP Group, a British multinational with eight subsidiaries across Sub-Saharan Africa and with over 1000 employers. Dizengoff is one of the leading communication and agriculture companies in Nigeria, providing customers with the best Innovative solutions in irrigation, greenhouses, tractor & implements, agro-consumables, cyber-security, radio – communication, home land security, IT infrastructure and turnkey projects.