Brendan CottleHead of Sales Sub-Saharan Africa

  • An early Millennial with a 360° vision of leadership across multiple retail sectors such as sport, fashion, department stores, toys, as well as the activity and leisure industry.
  • With over 15 years’ experience working with leading international and start-up brands between Africa SADC regions, the GCC and Levant region and parts of Europe.
  • Brendan completed his MBA in 2020 through the University of Roehampton while still working fulltime between South Africa and UAE.
  • Over his career in retail, Brendan has proved the ability to maximize sales and profitability through excellent service and the effective management of retail and business operations.
  • Brendan has recently joined the DEVCO expansion team and has achieved impressive results in a very short time gaining quick market penetration with a rapid go to market strategy that capitalizes on the large digital appetite across the African region.