Foremost aluminum and glass solutions provider, Julius Berger-Abumet, has stated that its recent acquisition of a showroom in Victoria Island Lagos is for “very strategic reasons”. This is as stakeholders hailed the effort.
Speaking at the grand opening of the Adeola Odeku, Victoria Island, Lagos office of Abumet early in the week, the company’s Head of Operations, Lagos, Mr. Peter Obisesan said, “…today, this new sales office becomes the face of Abumet in Lagos metropolis. That is the central idea to managment’s decision to open the office here in Victoria Island.”
A press statement from the media unit of the engineering giant, Tuesday, quoted Obesesan as saying Abumet is innovating to stay closer to its existing, potential and target clientele, explaining that, “The Lagos Abumet office is conceived and implemented to be a mutually beneficial meeting point between stakeholders and clients. This physical expansion and presence of Abumet in Lagos is therefore proactively customer-centric.”
A member of the Board of Abumet and Julius Berger Nigeria Plc, Mr. Chidi Anya, while buttressing Obesesan’s position declared that the opening of the Lagos showroom is a strategic move for the next phase of the growth of Abumet, adding that, “this is something we have always wanted to do. Most of our potential clients are in the Lagos market, the commercial capital of the country. We have to be here with a strong business presence to harness business opportunities and serve and offer ready solutions to our customers’ needs.”
Chairman of the board of Abumet, Mrs Bella Disu, hailed the initiative as strategic even as Managing Director of Shell Petroleum Development Company, Mr. Osagie Okunbor, applauded the effort, saying the location of Abumet’s office on Lagos Island “will mark a big leap forward for the company.” He added that he was impressed by the highly qualitative product line of Abumet.
Chairman, Virgin Rose, Chief Ebueme Ezikpe, could not agree less in hailing the leading aluminium and glass solutions provider, Julius Berger-Abumet for its quality products and deliberate efforts to move closer to its teeming customers.