Angy Watson

Global Practitioner

Angy works in the Leadership Development and Brand Strategy Areas. Drawing on 20 years of experience across a number of large multinational corporations, she brings a wealth of both client and agency experience. This experience includes both Marketing Research and Marketing Management as well as General Management gained across FMCG and professional services industries.

Angy’s most recent corporate position was as the CEO for Research International South Africa, part of the WPP group, where she led an organisation faced with much change as they embarked upon a global merger. Prior to this, Angy was Marketing Director at Unilever, responsible for the Laundry business of Africa, Middle East and Turkey. Since leaving the corporate giants, she has consistently sought new ways to support individuals and teams in their search for their own authentic way of engaging in business.

  • Honors B.A. Psychology, UNISA, Cum Laude
  • MSc in Applied Psychology, University of Liverpool
  • Currently enrolled in a doctorate program at the Ecoles des Ponts Business School (focusing on the psychology of creativity and innovation in organizations)
  • Leadership Circle Profile Certified
  • MBTI Certified

Angy’s experience in leading businesses and working in global teams, coupled with her unique interpersonal insight and the ability to give courageous feedback make her a valued member of the Exetor team.