Meet Cliffy Muthusamy, Head of Sales – Africa

Name: Cliffy Muthusamy 

Location: Durban, South Africa

Current Position: Head of Sales - Africa

How long have you been with the company: I just started in August of 2016.

What does your typical day involve? Delivering value and great service to our customers and business unit and exploring opportunities to develop my team. 

What do you like best about your job? I'm part of a company which has a motto which matches the same key focus areas in my career I.e. People, Passion, Packaging. 

How did you get started in this industry?  I started in a technical role for a flexible packaging company and progressed through various functional roles before moving into Sales and Marketing. 

What are your favorite sports or pastimes? Attending live rugby match, but I would never watch a match on the telly. 

Do you have a favorite sports team that you root for? The Sharks; regional rugby team in South Africa

What would people be surprised to know about you? I had a fear of height and overcame it by doing a bungee jump off the highest bridge in South Africa

What is your favorite band, movie, or book? Aerosmith, Sweet Emotion 

What was your favorite holiday/vacation? Mykonos, Greece. 

What’s the best career advice you’ve ever received? Effort = Reward