Rizwana Butler


Job Title: Group Executive HR

Company: Capitec Bank


Rizwana Butler is a seasoned HR professional with over 14 years of experience working in various leadership positions in the Human Resources field. She is currently the Group Executive of Human Resources at Capitec Bank, a position she has held since March 2021. Prior to this, she worked at Unilever for over a decade, serving in various roles including Vice President of Human Resources for East Europe, Nordics, Talent & Organization, and Categories for Africa, Middle East, and Turkey.

2021 - Present:     Group Executive: Human Resources, Capitec Bank
2019 - 2021:          Vice President Human Resources - East Europe, Unilever
2018 - 2019:          Vice President Human Resources - Nordics, Unilever
2016 - 2017:          Vice President Human Resources - Talent & Organisation, Unilever
2014 - 2016:          Vice President HR - HRIT Programme, Unilever
2013 - 2014:          HR Director - Marketing Fit to Win, Unilever
2012 - 2013:          HR Director - Leadership Development, Africa, Unilever
2009 - 2012:         HR Director - Categories, Africa Middle East and Turkey, Unilever
2007 - 2009:         HR Director - Marketing, Unilever



1996:                     Bachelor of Social Science (Honours), University of Natal: Durban, South Africa
1993 - 1995:         Bachelor of Social Science (Economics), University of Natal: Durban, South Africa 


About Capitec Bank: Capitec Bank is a retail bank based in South Africa that provides accessible and affordable banking services to individuals and businesses. The bank offers a range of products and services, including savings and investment accounts, personal loans, and transactional accounts. With a strong focus on innovation and technology, Capitec Bank aims to provide customers with a seamless banking experience and empower them to take control of their finances. 

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