Meet the Founder
Mr. George Coumantaros who was educated at Athens University, Greece moved to the United States in 1946 to embark on what has become a 64 years international business career.
He was primarily responsible for the establishment of Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc. on 29th September 1960 and currently serves on the Board of many reputable companies and organizations in Nigeria and overseas.
A highly accomplished man with wide experience in the USA and Europe, Mr. Coumantaros had been a Director of Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc. since its inception. He became Chairman on 26th September 1978 on the retirement from the Board of his father Mr. John S. Coumantaros.
Mr. George Coumantaros is a man of integrity, who has piloted the Group’s affairs to its present status through his vision, passion and hard work.
He retired as the Chairman of the Company and was elevated to the position of Chairman Emeritus after the 54th Annual General Meeting held on 10th September, 2014.
To be the leading food and agro-allied group in Africa.
To produce and supply products of superior quality and value to the market, thereby, enriching the lives of consumers, customers, communities, employees and all stakeholders.
- To be a customer-centric company,
- To be focused on both product and process innovation,
- To always seek to build value for all stakeholders.