Roz Thomas CEO Africa, Hill+Knowlton Strategies
A 25-year plus veteran in the public relations business, Roz is responsible for driving growth across Africa. Along with her colleagues in key markets, Roz is involved in client engagement and strategic communications for global and regional clients, helping these clients achieve their growth ambitions in the region.
Prior to this pan-African role, she led H+K in Southern Africa and before that, was the managing partner at South African PR firm, Corporate Communications Consultants, which was acquired by H+K Strategies in August 2013.
Roz is a well-rounded communicator who has carved out a niche for herself in supporting clients to tackle complex business issues in a cross section of sectors including resources, financial services; industrial and professional services. This includes being front-line counsel to organisations in crisis.