Clem Ugorji

Vice President, Coca Cola Company (Nigeria)

Clem is the founder and Lead Advisor at Circularium Africa Advisory and consults for the World Economic Forum’s Global Plastic Action Partnership (GPAP) as Africa Region Lead. Prior to transitioning to consulting in 2021, he had held senior leadership and Board level roles in the corporate sector, including as Vice President for Public Affairs, Communications and Sustainability at The Coca-Cola Company, covering 33 markets in West and Mid Africa and the Indian Ocean Islands.

Passionate about galvanizing industry and multistakeholder action on packaging pollution and plastic circularity, Clem led the formation of the Food & Beverage Recycling Alliance (FBRA Nigeria), provided advisory support for establishing similar industry coalitions in Ghana (GRIPE) and Cote d’Ivoire (AIVP), and is a member of the technical committees of the Nigerian Circular Economy Working Group and the African Circular Economy Alliance. He co-authored a pioneering case study for WEF and GPAP – Trade and the Circular Economy: A deep dive into plastic action in Ghana.

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