Swadheen Sharma moves from Malaysia to Africa as Mondel├ęz MD

Swadheen Sharma will fill the role of Mondel├ęz International MD in southern, central, and eastern Africa from 1 June 2018. 25 May 2018

Johnson & Johnson names new site leader for East London

Johnson & Johnson has appointed Cindy Carter as the site leader for its manufacturing plant in East London. 21 May 2018

Truman & Orange appoints Riaan Mac Gillicuddy

Independently-owned premium drinks company Truman & Orange has appointed Riaan Mac Gillicuddy as commercial director and a member of the board. Having begun his career at Unilever, Mac Gillicuddy joined South African Breweries (SAB) in 1999 and held various senior sales roles at the company, culminating in director for off-premise key accounts (by which time SAB had become AB-Inbev). 11 May 2018

Diageo selects new marketing, innovations director

Diageo South Africa has named Zumi Njongwe as its new marketing and innovations director. 26 Apr 2018

Mondelez appoints Natasha Grimett

Mondelez South Africa has named Natasha Grimett as its director of category planning and activations for Southern, Central and East Africa. Grimett has previously guided cross-functional teams with local and international FMCG companies and has vast experience in developing and executing category strategies. 2 Feb 2018

Vivan Pinto named MD for J&J SA, SSA

Johnson & Johnson (J&J) has appointed Vivan Pinto as the new area MD for J&J Consumer in South Africa and sub-Sahara Africa. 15 Jan 2018

Dumisani Simelane is Mondelez's new modern trade channel manager

Dumisani Simelane has been appointed as Mondelez International's new modern trade channel manager. 22 Jun 2017

Mpumi Mazibuko and Nakampe Molewa are now Coca-Cola execs

Coca-Cola has promoted two staff members to executive roles for the Southern and East Africa markets. 12 Jun 2017

Poison City Brewing names Twiggy Baker as brand ambassador

Durban-based craft beer brewery, Poison City Brewing has named two-time Mavericks winner and Big Wave World Tour champion, Twiggy Baker as its new brand ambassador. 1 Feb 2017

Brand ambassador announced for Enaleni Vineyards

Miss Earth South Africa has been announced as the new brand ambassador for Enaleni Vineyards. 22 Jun 2016

Claire Smith-Warner named 'Brand Ambassador of the Year'

Belvedere Vodka's head of spirit creation and mixology, Claire Smith-Warner, has been named 'Brand Ambassador of the Year' at the renowned Wine Enthusiast's Wine Star Awards. 26 Jan 2016

Prestige whisky specialist for William Grant & Sons

Ian Miller is to become prestige whisky specialist for William Grant & Sons in Dufftown. 21 Jan 2016

BevSA appoints new executive director

The Beverage Association of South Africa (BevSA) has announced Mapule Tiny Ncanywa as its new Executive Director. 13 Aug 2015

Tiger Brands names Suleman as non-executive director

JSE-listed food group Tiger Brands said on Monday it had appointed Yunus Suleman as independent non-executive director of the company. 14 Jul 2015

Kenya Dairy Board appoints acting MD

Long serving Kenya Dairy Board managing director Machira Gichohi has retired. 6 Jul 2015

New co-chairs appointed for The Consumer Goods Forum Board

The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF), the global body for the consumer goods industry, announced that it has elected two new co-chairs for its board - Denise Morrison, president and chief executive officer of Campbell Soup Company and Gareth Ackerman, chairman of Pick n Pay. 25 Jun 2015

New white spirits and rum portfolio manager for Pernod Ricard

Melanie Campbell is Pernod Ricard's adventurous new white spirits and rum portfolio manager. 20 Feb 2015

ACDOCOSA appoints Saul Rivkind as new national customer head

Saul Rivkind has been appointed as the national customer and category development head for ACDOCO South Africa. 18 Feb 2015

New general manager appointed for Hansa Pilsener

Sarvesh Seetaram has been appointed as general manager of Hansa Pilsener, effective 1 October . 21 Oct 2014

New managing director for Pernod Ricard South Africa

Pernod Ricard South Africa has announced that Paul Scanlon has taken over the reins as managing director for South Africa and Namibia. 30 Sep 2014

Aperio appoints new consultant

Business consulting firm Aperio has welcomed Sane Mdlalose to its team of expert FMCG consultants. 28 May 2014

Unilever appoints communications director

Sibonile Dube has been appointed as communications director, South and Southern Africa for Unilever. 19 May 2014

Gerald Mahinda joins Kellogg as MD - Sub-Saharan Africa

Kellogg Asia Pacific has announced the appointment of Gerald Mahinda, who joined Kellogg as managing director - Sub-Saharan Africa on 1 February 2014. 21 Feb 2014

brandhouse appoints new field sales director

brandhouse has appointed Ngange Ngxiki as its field sales director. 2 Oct 2013

Morvite appoints new senior brand manager

Morvite has appointed Mate Mamabolo as its new senior brand manager. 1 Oct 2013

Jungle Oats appoints new senior brand manager

Jungle Oats has appointed Precious Nkwane as its senior brand manager. 1 Oct 2013

Delhaize Group appoints new CEO

Delhaize Group has appointed Frans Muller as its new CEO. 4 Sep 2013

Jason Kerr becomes COO at KFC SA

Jason Kerr has been appointed as KFC South Africa's new chief operations officer after fulfilling the role of operations director for two years to be taken over by Fourie Bornman. 21 Aug 2013

Deena Naidoo joins Fry Group Foods

Deena Naidoo, the inaugural and incumbent Masterchef SA, has joined Fry Group Foods as product development consultant. 18 Jul 2013

Financial controller at brandhouse

Refilwe Nkabinde has been appointed financial controller at brandhouse. 16 Jul 2013

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