Sinenjabulo Zungu is the executive director and the CEO of AmaZulu FC (Pty). She is best known as the daughter of the chairman of Sandile Zungu, the football club chairman.
Sine worked as the marketing manager at Qhubeka Forensic Services. She was appointed the Chief Executive Officer and worked in sales at Tiger Brands.
|Sandile Zungu (father)
Zodwa Zungu (mother)
|University of Cape Town
|Chief Executive Officer
Zungu studied Business Science, majoring in Marketing, at the University of Cape Town and graduated in 2010. She obtained an International MBA from IE Business School in Madrid, Spain.
Sinenjabulo is the CEO of the AmaZulu Football Club. She handles securing and managing sponsorships and partnerships, stakeholder relations, marketing, and commercialization of the business.
As the Chief Executive Officer, she has helped AmaZulu gain a lot of sponsors. Sponsors achieved for the team include Mitsubishi and Mazi Asset Management.
Sinenjabulo worked as the marketing manager at Qhubeka Forensic Services. She became the CEO in 2017 and served in the position until 2021.
Zungu is the current NON-Executive director of the company. She worked in sales at Tiger Brands, searching for wholesalers in the Eastern Cape region in 2015.
The AmaZulu CEO co-founded a biometric technology business, a business-to-business reseller of access control systems.
Sinenjabulo began as a marketing analyst in the Out of home media space. She was part of the marketing committee on the industry board, OHMSA.
Appointment as CEO
Sinenjabulo Zungu was never in the football industry and didn’t have prior professional experience in Sports. She returned from MBA in Spain, and when her father bought the club, he knew she majored in marketing in college.
Her father invited her to work as a consultant at AmaZulu F.C. In 2021, she was officially appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of the football club.
Speaking to PressReader, she revealed the club would open up a team for women. But a challenge is the difficulty since you’ll buy and maintain the club.
Sinenjabulo Zungu and Amazulu striker Bongi Ntuli will wed in the last week of May. Her husband is a soccer player who plays for AmaZulu F.C. as a striker.
The Boss lady posts about her work progress and her family, especially moments with loved ones. She was live for the 2020 El Clasico match between Madrid and Barcelona.
Another notable event she shared on Instagram was MetroFM’s The Touch Down with Tbo Touch.