The announcement from Liberty Group said that Ogbu is a UK-qualified chartered accountant and MBA graduate. He has more than 10 years' experience in general management in South Africa and other sub-Saharan African countries, and over 20 years' professional experience. His most recent specialisation has been the re-launch of corporate brands across the financial, entertainment and retail industries.
Bruce Hemphill, chief executive of Liberty Group, said: "Samuel has an exceptional track record of building growth in companies as well as significant experience in both South Africa and the rest of Africa. I welcome Samuel to the Liberty Group and anticipate that he will bring a fresh and exciting perspective to our growing property ownership and management business."