11 Feb 2021 Coca-Cola South Africa gets new boss
Phillipine Mtikitiki has been appointed as Coca-Cola Africa’s Vice President for its South Africa franchise.
Prior to her appointment, Mtikitiki was the Vice President and General Manager for the East and Central Africa regions.
“I am excited to lead the South Africa Franchise at this pivotal time in its upward trajectory. This is a market where our high performing teams, drive for innovation and consumer-focused brands are supported by a strong customer base and robust growth opportunities, she said
Mtikitiki joined Coca-Cola in 1998 as a graduate associate, and holds an MBA from Henley Business School, a bachelor’s degree in business administration and Honours in Economics from the University of KwaZulu-Natal.
She takes over from Luis Avellar who has been appointed as president of Coca-Cola’s southern operations in Latin America.