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Who we are

Every day, 2.5 billion people use Unilever products to feel good, look good and get more out of life. With more than 400 brands bought in 190 countries, we have a unique opportunity to work with consumers to make sustainable living commonplace.

About Unilever

Unilever Logo On Glass

We work to create a better future every day, with brands and services that help make sustainable living commonplace.

About Unilever South Africa

South Africa Durban Head Office 120916

Over two billion people choose a Unilever product at any given day, from feeding their family to keeping their homes clean and fresh!

Our leadership

Paul Polman

Learn more about our Directors, Senior Corporate Officers and the Unilever Leadership Executive.

Our local leadership

Peter Cowan

Our board biographies provide additional details about our key personnel across Unilever South Africa.

Our logo

Unilever logo on the entrance of deodorant factory in Jiutepec Mexico

Did you know the Unilever logo is made up of 25 icons, each representing something important to us?

Our strategy

Lordsview ice cream

Find out how our business model and strategy come together to deliver value and sustainable growth.

Our vision

Mujer recogiendo agua de un centro de agua Sunlight

We have ambitious plans for sustainable growth and an intense sense of social purpose. A better business, a brighter future.

Purpose & principles

Employees Global Goals

We are committed to achieving the highest standards of corporate governance and behaviour through our policies.

History of Unilever South Africa

Indonsa Factory

Unilever's corporate mission – to add vitality to life – shows how clearly the business understands 21st century-consumers and their lives.

I’m convinced we can create a more equitable and sustainable world.

Paul Polman, CEO
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