IWF member profile

Dot Field

Dorothy (Dot) Field

Board member (Secretary)

Dot is the founder and owner of Dot Field Consulting and is currently the interim General Manager Corporate Affairs for a leading pan-African financial services group. She is a highly
regarded leader with a wealth of experience in general management, stakeholder relations, brand management, reputation management, sponsorship management, corporate social investment, corporate communications, social media, crisis management and event management.

As the sole proprietor of Dot Field Consulting, she provides strategic counsel to a number of leading organisations, helping them to craft their true purpose and to efficiently
manage their brands and reputations. The most meaningful highlights of her consulting practise have been building the brand of a leading private equity firm and establishing an
independent primary school in an informal settlement outside Pretoria.

Dot was formerly Chief Communications Officer for Vodacom Group, a leading African communications company. Under her leadership Vodacom’s global reputation, at the time, was ranked highest in the world in the Telecommunications sector and highest overall amongst all South African corporations, as measured by the Reputation Institute.  

Dot holds a Bachelors of Arts Degree in Psychology, Sociology and English.

International Women’s Forum of South Africa
Old Mutual Foundation
Viva Foundation