Asyia Sheik-Ojwang is the head of Public Affairs, Communications and Sustainability for Coca-Cola in South Africa. Asyia is responsible for creating a beneficial business environment for growth through interceding on tax and regulatory issues, growing corporate reputation and supporting sustainability and community initiatives. She has extensive experience in the legal and financial services industries. She has worked in the development sector, for the Canadian government, as well as in public policy, regulatory affairs and corporate citizenship for various multinational companies. Asyia obtained BA and LLB degrees from Rhodes University and a Masters in International Economic Law from the University of Warwick in the United Kingdom.