Established in the D.R. Congo (DRC) by Mr. Ashiq Adatia, elder brother of the present Chairman, Mr Rizwan Adatia, the group began its expansion in year 1993 and today COGEF, has operations across 9 African countries, with headquarters located in Mozambique. With strong presence in Africa, COGEF is now a thriving, multinational conglomerate with ambitious plans for growth.
COGEF Group in Mozambique:
In year 2004, COGEF started its operations in Mozambique during a time when the country was facing profound political, social and financial strife. With it’s modest beginnings as a local company, the team at COGEF worked hard to transform the company into a leading FMCG Group in Southern and Eastern Africa. The Group’s successful track record is a testimony for the tenacity and its aspirations to become a respected business house in the region.
COGEF Group has 3 main business lines;
a) Imports, wholesale, distribution and trading;
b) Manufacturing; and
c) Sales outlets.
For each line, the Group operates under different brand names.