Kusile Mtunzi-Hairwadzi is a seasoned communicator and a skilled marketing and brand management expert. With more than 12 years’ experience in leading teams in large diversified and complex organisations, providing strategic and operational leadership and guidance to meet organisational goals, she brings a wealth of experience to the MTN SA Foundation. With 15 years of experience in managing and building brands, Mtunzi-Hairwadzi is passionate about giving back to communities. She has worked with major parastatals and listed companies and has driven stakeholder relationship management and corporate social responsibility for institutions like the Medical Research Council of South Africa, Qualsa SA and the Metropolitan Health Group. She is passionate about mentoring future leaders. She holds an Honours in Marketing and an MBA.