The South African Liquor Brandowners Association (SALBA), whose members includes major alcohol manufacturers Distell, Heineken, Diageo, Pernod Ricard and DGB, has extended Pamela Nkuna’s term of office as its Chairperson.
Pamela is also Director of Corporate Affairs (SA and Sub Saharan Africa) at Pernod Ricard and has over ten years of experience in the alcohol industry, focusing on regulatory matters and stakeholder engagement at national government and provincial levels. She has worked with local, civil society and NGOs. During her career in the alcohol industry, much of her focus has been on matters related to Harm Reduction programmes. She has also been at the forefront of driving initiatives to eradicate the illicit trade industry.
Pamela sits on the board of Aware.org, a non-profit organisation that works in partnership with the alcohol industry to develop a culture of responsible alcohol usage in South Africa through programmes aimed at curbing the problems caused by irresponsible consumption.