Location: South Africa
TN Focus: Selling
Lynne is a commercial marketer with over 20 years experience leading brands and businesses. She loves a challenge, driven to answer tough sales & marketing questions that unlock sustainable sources of new demand. Her strength lies in finding growth rooted in new solutions for humans – whether consumers, shoppers, partners, stakeholders or employees.
Lynne has diverse experience across FMCG, telco and consulting. She started her career at P&G, leading marketing teams in South Africa and across the CEEMEA region. She then went on to set up commercial marketing teams in 7 African markets for Nokia, helping build Africa’s top brand in Kenya, launch first-email services on the continent, and manage portfolio and go-to-market for 20 markets in MEA. 4 years as Africa CEO for a tech start-up and 7 years at Kantar Consulting leveraged her skills in creating and transforming organisations, driving category growth solutions, and winning with clients.
Lynne is passionate about strategic solutions that really work in action. She thrives on finding transformational potential for business, and then working with your own teams in the trenches to turn that insight into action to drive growth.