Executive Committee

Dave Anderson
Chief Executive Officer, Aujan Group Holding

Dave Anderson joined Aujan Group Holding in 2010 as Managing Director and Group Chief Financial Officer. In 2015, took over the role of Chief Executive Officer for Aujan Group Holding.

Prior to that, he held the position of Chief Financial Officer at Dubai Properties Group. In a career spanning 30 years, Dave has also held senior management positions with companies including Cadbury Schweppes, Colt Telecom and Unilever.

As the Group’s Chief Executive Officer, Dave ensures the effective operations of the Group’s Executive Committee, manages Group functions, and has line management responsibility for the individual business units that make up Aujan Group Holding.

Dave is a Chartered Management Accountant and holds a Master’s degree in Physics from Oxford University and an MBA from Warwick Business School.

Abdulla Aujan
Director of Business Development

Abdulla Aujan first joined Aujan Industries in 2006 as head of Supply Chain, responsible for raw and packaging materials, production planning, logistics, and product research and development. In 2011, Abdulla joined Aujan Group Holding as Director of Business Development.

As Director of Business Development, Abdulla is responsible for the long term development of the Group with a focus on strategy, investment priorities, organizational development, staffing and governance.

Abdulla holds a Business degree from Richmond, The American International University in London, UK.

Tolga Sezer
Chief Executive Officer, Aujan Coca-Cola Beverages Company

Tolga first joined Aujan Industries as VP Marketing in 2004 and later took over the responsibility of Operations as Executive Vice-President until 2008.

In 2012, Tolga rejoined Aujan as Aujan Group Holding Chief Commercial Officer. In September 2015, Tolga took over the role of Chief Executive Officer for Aujan Coca-Cola Beverages Company (ACCBC).

As Chief Executive Officer for ACCBC, Tolga is responsible for all business operations of ACCBC and its subsidiary companies.

Tolga has also held senior management roles in Unilever and Yildiz Holding (Ulker, Godiva, and United Biscuits).

Tolga holds a Bachelor of Economics from Istanbul University and an Organizational Leadership degree from INSEAD.

Ahmad Azzouni
Group Chief Legal Counsel

Ahmad Azzouni joined Aujan Group Holding in 2010 as Chief Legal Counsel. Prior to that, Ahmad worked in the corporate departments of DLA Piper and Hadef & Partners in Dubai where he advised local and international clients on corporate and commercial transactions in the region.

As Group Chief Legal Counsel, Ahmad is responsible for the development and management of the Group legal function, as well as advising on investments, acquisitions, corporate structure, dispute resolution and development of sound corporate governance practices. Ahmad is also the Board Secretary for Aujan Coca-Cola Beverages Company, Rani Refreshments, and other Group companies.

Ahmad holds a Law degree from the University of Jordan and an LLM in Commercial Law from UWE, Bristol, a PG Dip in Arbitration from Queen Mary College, University of London and a PhD in Law from Nottingham Trent University.