Mr. Joseph Hudson

Mr. Joseph Hudson

Mr. Joseph Hudson, a British citizen, was appointed to the Board of Lafarge Africa Plc on 16th March 2011. Mr. Hudson has held various roles within the Lafarge Group since joining in 2001.

He was in charge of Human resources and Organization in Uganda and later went to the USA in 2004 to set up a North and South American satellite of the Lafarge University – a global development initiative for executives.
He then became the Vice President of Human Resources and organization for the North American Gypsum business before eventually returning to Africa in 2009 as Regional Vice President for Sub Saharan Africa.
Prior to joining Lafarge, Mr. Hudson was Head of Human Resources for Homegrown Kenya LTD where he also held operational roles in logistics and Plant management. Mr. Hudson holds an honors degree from Exeter University, and is a Chartered Fellow of the Institute of Personnel and Development (FCIPD), UK.
He has represented England Universities at Rugby and has over 15 years' experience working in Africa. He was formerly the MD/CEO of Lafarge Africa Plc till 1st of October 2014.