Bella Disu was appointed as the Chairman of the Board of Directors at Abumet Nigeria Limited, a glass and aluminium manufacturing company effective on January 1st, 2021.
In 2004, she joined Globacom, where she currently provides strategic leadership as the Executive Vice Chairman of the foremost multinational telecommunications company operating in Nigeria and Ghana.
In 2011, she took on the additional role of CEO of Cobblestone Properties and Estates Limited, a leading property development company which has a robust portfolio of residential and commercial properties in Nigeria.
With extensive experience in high-value contract negotiation and project management, she has successfully constituted and led notable projects such as the development of the luxury residential property, Sisi Paris; new customer experience Gloworld centres; and the inauguration of the Alliance Francaise Mike Adenuga Centre by President Emmanuel Macron on July 4, 2018, in Lagos, Nigeria.
Disu also serves as a Non-Executive Director on the board of Julius Berger Nigeria Plc, Nigeria’s apex construction company. At Julius Berger, she currently serves on the Board Audit and Remuneration Committees and on the subcommittees for communications strategies, training and development.
She holds a B.A in International Relations from the University of Massachusetts, Boston, an M.Sc in Leadership from Northeastern University, Boston. She is a member of the prestigious Institute of Directors, Nigeria and the Nigerian Institute of Management.
She is the chairperson of the Bella Disu Foundation, a non-profit organization she established to improve the potential of children from less-privileged backgrounds by providing access to quality education and employment skills.