dunnhumby expansion in Cape Town set to create 85 new opportunities

CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA – November 14, 2023  – dunnhumby, the global leader in data science, has announced ambitious growth plans for its Cape Town hub in South Africa.

The company is set to expand its Cape Town team from 15 to 100 employees over the next three years, allowing dunnhumby to harness local South African talent and extend its reach to retailers worldwide.

dunnhumby South Africa’s growth initiative offers professionals exciting international market exposure and the chance to collaborate with diverse clients across the retail sector. The company invites talented individuals to join its team and contribute to global business targets.

Initially, the expanded team will primarily provide comprehensive support to dunnhumby’s largest client, Tesco, the third largest retailer globally. New roles in Retail Media and Insights are being created, offering employees a unique opportunity to shape the future of the retail sector.

In addition to its work with Tesco, dunnhumby South Africa is committed to scaling support for other international markets while concurrently exploring local opportunities. This expansion leverages Cape Town’s rich talent pool to better serve global clients.

The company is investing in its employees’ working experience by moving to more spacious, centrally located co-working offices on Kloof Street, ensuring an exceptional working environment for its growing team.

“We are excited about the tremendous growth potential that Cape Town offers and are deeply committed to nurturing and harnessing local talent to achieve our global ambitions,” said Andy Ralphs, Head of Africa at dunnhumby.

“We’re seeking talented and ambitious individuals to join us on this exciting journey as we expand our presence in Cape Town and make a significant impact on the world of retail.”

dunnhumby South Africa invites individuals who are passionate about data science, marketing, and driving innovation to become part of this dynamic team. To explore career opportunities and learn more about dunnhumby, please visit www.dunnhumby.com/careers.