Heather Tluczek

Heather Tluczek

Managing Director South-Africa


 +27 11 782 7246

Johannesburg office

54 Peter Place, Peter Place Office Park

2191 Bryanston

South Africa


Heather boasts a strong academic background, having concluded her formal studies by earning her Master's degree in Policy and Development Studies from the University of Johannesburg, South Africa in 2011. In a 'past life', Heather gained invaluable experience within social research, business development and account management roles; before discovering her true love for market research. ​ ​ She joined Columinate | InSites Consulting in 2017. In her current capacity as Research Director, Heather brings a strong quantitative and qualitative skill set, has diverse model exposure, and experience directly managing projects across Africa. Although her real passion lies in team and client management.​ ​ In her role as a South African Team Lead, Heather oversees a team of talented individuals who care for a diverse range of valued clients across categories: FMCG, retail, automotive, pharmaceutical and media - including also the local business' largest strategic account.

My latest blog posts

Neighbourly Networks

Defining the post-2020 consumer in South Africa

A ‘trend’ is essentially a behaviour that consumers express when they navigate the world at one moment, in a particular…

Co-creating brand innovations for a post-lockdown reality

Brand advertising must acknowledge COVID-19 to cut through

As the COVID-19 lockdown continues, consumers are forced to navigate an evolving reality and the range of emotions that it…