Langa Khanyile


Chocolate Equity Lead (Middle East & Africa) | Mondelez International

Langa Khanyile is an incredibly creative, classically trained marketing executive with extensive FMCG marketing and innovation leadership experience. He has a demonstrated talent for brand leadership, communications development, and new product innovation across several markets in the Middle East and Africa. He has worked with leading global FMCG businesses across alcoholic beverages (KWV, Brandhouse, SABMiller, ABInbev), confectionery (Mondelez), and consumer cosmetics (L’Oréal) in increasingly senior marketing and innovation roles. Langa is currently the Chocolate Equity Lead for Middle East & Africa at Mondel?z International where he is tasked with leading the development of strategy and communications that deepen brand love and drive product preference for global and regional chocolate brands. His experience is supported by an MBA from Imperial College Business School (expected 2020), an Honours in Business Science from the University of Cape Town, and a Post Graduate Diploma in Management Practice from Henley Business School. Langa is passionate about the power of deep local insights to develop products and campaigns that push the boundaries of the expected, resonate strongly with consumers, and deliver superior business performance.