RPC Astrapack: Futhi Buthelezi

Futhi joined RPC Astrapak's executive team in May 2017

Having joined Nampak Flexibles in 1998 as a Human Resources Officer, Futhi Buthelezi has worked her way up the ladder, and was promoted to HR Manager and then HR Director at Amcor Flexibles EMEA before recently becoming RPC Astrapak’s Group HR Executive. She has an Honours Degree in Human Resources from the University of KwaZulu Natal.


May 2017 – Present:           Group Executive, HR, Astrpak Limited

Jul 2015 – Apr 2017:           HR Director, Amcor Flexibles EMEA / Amcor Flexibles Americas

May 2009 – Jun 2015:         Divisional HR Director, Nampak Flexible

Apr 1998 – Jun 2008:          Human Resources Manager, Nampak Snacks


1993 – 1995:                        BA (Hons), Human Resources, University of KwaZulu-Natal

About RPC Astrapak

RPC Astrapak is a specialised manufacturer of an extensive range of rigid, moulded, and thermoformed plastic packaging products serving the African market. With over 194 operations in more than 34 countries, the group focuses on innovation-led growth in plastic packaging and is the largest plastic converter in Europe.