Popularly known as TRM, Mr. Ramamurthy has close to four decades of experience and serves as the Group CEO, at Bidco Africa, Africa’s home of top quality products for the happy, healthy, living family. Bidco Africa believes in the continent’s bright future of Africa and currently, markets and distributes the largest and widest range of product categories in the East and Central African regions such as: Edible Oils, Cooking Fats, Margarine, Baking Products, Hygiene Products, Detergents, Laundry Bars and Animal Feeds. The integrated business group, exists to serve daily consumer needs to enhance Happy Healthy Living by Branding, Transforming and Distributing the goodness of Mother Nature. Prior to joining Bidco Africa, TRM, served as the Regional Operations and Strategy Director at Nakumatt Holdings, East Africa’s leading retailer. TRM holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Madras University (India), complemented by Post Graduate Diploma Qualifications in Business Administration with a focus on Strategic Marketing. TRM has also previously worked as a rubber technologist with TVS Group in Chennai (India), IPS (Aga Khan) Group in Kenya. In the East and Central Africa region, TRM has curved a niche as a Brand Positioning strategist and business turnaround architect with a wealth of experience in niche products and business development for sustainable, profitable development and growth. A Fellow of the Marketing Society of Kenya (MSK), TRM, is also a widely experienced executive in inter country trade having overseen Nakumatt Holdings Regional expansion, brand building and capacity building programmes in the last five years. As a thought leader, TRM is also a regular newspaper columnist in East Africa. He is also an international speaker and has addressed and presented papers in various international Retail and related business conferences in Kenya, United States, South Africa, Singapore, Rwanda, among other countries.