Nestlé Nigeria is part of Nestlé’s Central and West African division of the Swiss multinational food and beverage company. Operating as the hub for Central and West Africa, Nestlé Nigeria manages multiple factories and production centres around the country and is one of Nigeria’s largest companies. Company secretary and legal advisor Bode Ayeku, heads Nestlé Nigeria’s in-house legal team providing expert advice on the commercial, contractual, regulatory and compliance necessities of Nestlé with an eye to its multijurisdictional remit. The team takes proactive steps to manage the legal risks and provide legal advice to senior management and business divisions to avoid issues and ensure compliance. They also excel in executing contracts for Nestlé’s supplier and distribution agreements in the region.