Lyndall has spent 30 plus years in media and during her career long has worked on a large range of commercial sectors: motor vehicles, financial, entertainment, retail, FMCG, as well as setting up a media company and running it.
Highlights include Group Media Directorships for the two largest agency groups in South Africa: the Ogilvy & Mather Group and Omnicom Group. A real highlight was working on the first democratic elections in South Africa with Nelson Mandela and the previously exiled ANC government. Following this, she was appointed by Nelson Mandela as the first industry representative to the Board of the South African Broadcasting Corporation.
In Australia, Lyndall has worked at a number of agencies, MindShare, Mediacom and UM. She has run large accounts, including Ford, Holden, and Coles Myer which was made up of Myer, Target, Coles, Kmart, Officeworks and Liquor group. In addition, Lyndall ran the L’Oréal media account for a number of year, before joining L’Oréal as their Media Director for Australia and New Zealand.
She found her niche and passion in the beauty industry working at L’Oréal.
Lyndall is a lover of wildlife and birdlife and has undertaken 43 different safaris and completed a birdwatching course.