South Africa


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Marie-Helene Wood

Director, Sub-Sahara Africa

Marie began her international entrepreneurial journey in Moscow in 1996, where she co-founded the first of its kind relocation company in the country. She subsequently also acted as a consultant with blue-chip brands and international retailers with large-scale executive relocation projects as they were entering the Russian market.

After a couple more international stints, Marie eventually settled in South Africa in 2010 and established Rockstone, an executive relocation company focusing on personalized Destination Services for FMCG and other Global Industries top Executives and their families relocating to South Africa.