Vivien McMenamin, 54
Chief executive officer, South Africa

Appointed October 2017

Committee membership Executive

Qualifications MSc in Economics from the University of London

Experience Viv has more than 13 years’ experience with Mondi, having joined Mondi Paper South Africa as Manager Corporate Affairs in 2003. After joining Mondi, Viv went on to be appointed Director of Sustainable Development for the Mondi Group and a member of the Mondi South African Board in 2004 before becoming Director Land & Forestry for Mondi’s South African business in 2006.

Prior to this, Viv worked extensively with government, trade unions and non-governmental organisations in South Africa, serving Nelson Mandela as a member of the President’s Task Force on Local Economic Development and as a member of President Thabo Mbeki’s Economic Advisory Panel.  

Viv was appointed chief executive office of Mondi’s South African business in October 2017.

External appointments None.