Mark A.

Head of Packaging | Food Packaging | FMCG

United Kingdom
EN, AF, NL

I have just moved to the UK. I have recently completed my tenure at PEP stores, developing a new Private Label range for the single largest retail brand in Africa, from a technical, creative, sourcing...see more

  • FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
  • Food & Beverage
  • Retail & Ecommerce

450

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Head of Packaging

Charlotte Tilbury Beauty
7 months
Current position
Feb 2022 - Present
With over 27 MAGICAL years in the beauty industry, Charlotte Tilbury MBE - the world’s No1 makeup artist - launched her ICONIC beauty company in September 2013 to record-breaking result...see more

Packaging Specialist

I've moved to the UK
3 years
Apr 2019 - Feb 2022
Packaging Specialist - UK

Private Label Development

PEP
4 years
Jul 2015 - Apr 2019
Leading PEP stores groups' Private Label packaging development and Private Label product development portfolios across all categories

Packaging Specialist

Indigo Brands
3 years
Jun 2012 - Jun 2015
Packaging Specialist at Indigo Brands. - Indigo Brands, based in Cape Town, is a subsidiary of AVI Limited (AVI). Indigo Brands, formerly known as Yardley of London (Africa) (Pty) Ltd, ...see more

Packaging Technology Manager - Private Label Specialist

Shoprite
1 year
Jul 2011 - Aug 2012
Packaging development Cost saving specialist - reengineering of packaging & product to reduce cost. PL packaging technical strategy, sustainability strategy and implementation, cost red...see more

Packaging Specialist PL (technology & sustainability)

Clicks Group
4 years
Feb 2008 - Sep 2011
Responsible for all Clicks Private label packaging & sustainability across all categories namely, Homeware, Pharmaceutical, Confectionary, Bath & Body, Gifting and Healthcare. Managing ...see more

Packaging Technologist

Bakkavor
1 year
Mar 2007 - Mar 2008
Bakkavor Group is a leading provider in the fresh prepared food market, specialising in developing private label products for top global grocery retailers and well-known international f...see more

Packaging Technologist

Indigo Cosmetics
3 years
Jan 2000 - Jan 2003
Indigo Brands, based in Cape Town, is a subsidiary of AVI Limited (AVI). Indigo Brands, formerly known as Yardley of London (Africa) (Pty) Ltd, has been manufacturing and distributing Y...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
  • Food & Beverage
  • Retail & Ecommerce

Expertise

  • Business Development
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Sustainability
  • Graphic Design
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Purchasing
  • Logistics
  • Cost Reduction
  • Packaging Engineering
  • Product Development