Managing Director – Products, Africa
Marlize Claasen leads Accenture's Products group. She assists organisations across the retail, consumer packaged goods (CPG), automotive, travel and transport, industrial engineering, and life sciences sectors to navigate transformation and to drive performance and growth.
Claasen joined Accenture in 1995. She has successfully led Accenture's teams at numerous transformation programmes at key Accenture clients, including Eskom, Standard Bank, Impala Platinum, Xstrata Alloys (Glencore) and BHPB. Claasen has also worked closely with SABMiller, ABInBev, and other retail and local CPG clients.
She holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in computer science, accounting and cost accounting from North-West University, South Africa.