Juliet joined Jumia in 2015 as CEO of Jumia Nigeria. She has over 28 years of professional experience covering consulting, consumer goods, sales and marketing and e-commerce and has served on several boards in a non-executive capacity.
She serves on the Board of CGAP, a nonprofit agency funded by IFC/ World Bank, and other DFIs; her focus is on improving financial inclusion in the developing world. In 2018, she became a member of the Nigerian Industrial Council – a group of private and public sector professionals appointed by the President of Nigeria to define policies supporting the industrial development of the country.
Juliet began her career in Sanofi Aventis and held various roles in sales, marketing, and product management between 1991-1999. She joined Accenture in 1999 and rose to be the Partner / Managing Director overseeing Accenture’s Manufacturing and Consumer Goods Practice covering West Africa.
Juliet has a Bachelor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, and an MBA in Finance from ESUT, Nigeria, and is an alumnus of the Wharton Advanced Management Program.