Bridget Makhura


Job Title: VP of People in Africa

Company: AB InBev Africa


Bridget Makhura was appointed as the vice president of people at AB InBev Africa (South African Breweries) in November 2022.

She has been with the organisation for eight years and has held various positions including district manager, country managing director and board member at Eswatini Beverages and, most recently, regional commercial director.

She holds a Masters of Science in Chemistry from the University of Witswatersrand as well as an Masters of Business Administration from the Gordon Institute of Business Science.


2022 - Present   VP of People in Africa, AB InBev Africa (South African Breweries)
2021 - 2022        Regional Commercial Director, Maluti Mountain Brewery
2020 - 2021        Country Managing Director , Eswatini Beverages
2015 - 2020        District Manager, South African Breweries
2014 - 2015         Executive Assistant, South African Breweries
2013 - 2014         Consultant, McKinsey & Company
2012 - 2013         National Logistics and Supply Chain Manager, Nando's South Africa
2008 - 2012        Logistic Manager, The South African Breweries
2007- 2008        Researcher, Element Six
2007 - 2007       Development Technologist, Unilever
2004 - 2004       Research Assistant, University of the Witwatersrand


2012 - 2013   Masters in Business Administration, GIBS
2001 - 2007  Masters of Science (Chemistry), University of Witswatersrand

About AB InBev Africa: AB InBev is the world’s leading brewer after it acquired SAB on 10 October 2016. On the African continent, its footprint spans 12 countries—South Africa, Eswatini, Lesotho, Namibia, Botswana, Mozambique, Zambia, Tanzania, Uganda, Ghana, Nigeria, and Mauritius.

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