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Annual Africa Sugar Conference
TBC 2024

Mark Whitehead
Head of Outbound Logistics at Illovo Sugar Africa


With 17 years generalist logistics experience in the field of warehousing operations, transport distribution, imports and exports across the African continent. Mark thrives on optimizing sub-optimal logistical networks. He is a specialist in extracting full value out of outsourced logistics 3rd party providers, through a strategic partnership approach, and through several successful implementations of the Vested logistics model. Having worked for many of the worlds larger multi-nationals, Mark has gained exposure and experience working in many effective and efficient supply chains, allowing him to bring many best practices into the Illovo operations across the markets in which Illovo operates.

Agenda Sessions

  • Overview of the African continental logistics environment for sugar