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Vuyo Henda

Vuyo Henda

Foods Marketing Director, Southern Africa

Vuyo joined Unilever in 2009, and has worked in various roles and teams within the business across Customer Development and Marketing, including a stint abroad in the global Knorr team.

Since her return from London, Vuyo has served South African citizens by driving the scratch cooking portfolio, taking on a brand directorship for our local jewel portfolio, and leading the global "plant-based" micro-battle.

She studied at the University of Cape Town and obtained a Bachelor of Business Science, Finance.

Vuyo lives her purpose through volunteering to help those in need, and supporting gender equality projects in order to make the world a better, more inclusive place. She is currently a One Young World Ambassador as well as a Dali Lama Fellow and she is part of the founding exco team for the Durban branch of the DreamGirls Academy that was started in Jan 2019.