Platt-Akwenye leaves Sanlam

Long-serving Sanlam marketing and communications specialist, Ilke Platt-Akwenye, has vacated her position as the Manager of Marketing and Communications effective 28th April 2017.

Platt-Akwenye, who holds more than 13 years’ experience in the communications industry, leaves the position she has held for the last seven months, following her promotion from Senior Marketing and Communications consultant last year. She now joins Old Mutual as Communication and Transformation Manager.

In concluding her near four year tenure at the investment company, Platt-Akwenye said, “Thanks for a wonderful journey. I will be leaving Sanlam on April 28th, while adding that Annemarie Saunderson will serve as the spokesperson in the meantime.

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