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Philip Mathew

Deputy Group Managing Director

Philip Mathew joined Dangote Cement in 2021, as the Deputy Group Managing Director. He has over 35 years of experience in the cement industry, with large regional and international companies.

Prior to joining Dangote, he was Head of Cement Manufacturing Excellence for LafargeHolcim APAC region. He has worked across various countries in Europe and Asia, in different roles, leading plant, country and regional manufacturing teams.

Apart from a background in leading operational excellence, he has broad-ranging experience in establishing and stabilizing new cement plants and piloting transformational change in large industrial organizations. 

He is a chemical engineer from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras.