Wanda Mkhize – Executive Smart Home & Content – Telkom
Stephen Watson – Managing Director – Discover Digital
Stefan Hugo – CEO – One Africa TV
Sakyi Opoku – Head of Mobile Financial Services, Marketing & CSR – Zantel/Millicom Tanzania
A seasoned business professional with over fifteen years’ experience in Telecoms, Mobile Financial Services and Marketing in East and West African sub-regions. He has served in various senior managerial roles in Marketing, Innovations and Mobile Financial Services in Vodafone Ghana, MTN Ghana, MTN Rwanda, Zantel/Millicom Tanzania as General Manager for Mobile Financial Services and Marketing.
Ryan Solovei – Country Manager – Viu Africa
Ryan has been working in the telco and media space for over fifteen years. His knowledge of mobile, video and online content has seen him becoming a successful executive and business owner, with great success in start-ups and a keen understanding of building and managing teams from diverse backgrounds in varying countries.
Renée Williams – General Manager Television Content – SABC
Renée Williams is the General Manager Television Content for the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC). She leads a team that delivers nearly half a million minutes across six genres on three linear platforms with further exploitation to a variety of non-linear platforms and services annually.
Rachel Nguli – Products & Services Manager – MPESA – Safaricom
Rachel Nguli is a Digital Financial specialist with decades worth of experience in mobile money and online payments in Africa.
Rachel has worked with intra and entrepreneurs to found and grow their business using online and mobile money to create efficiencies that translate to maximum return on investment
Pierre Cloete – Commercial Director – BBC Studios
Pascal Birot – VP Sales EMEAR – Viaccess-Orca
Pascal Birot is Vice-President of Sales for the EMEAR region at Viaccess-Orca and has 20+ years sales and business development experience in the Pay-TV, Telecom and Media industries. He started his career in Denver, CO, one of the US cable industry hubs dealing with customers like TCI and AT&T Broadband before returning to Europe and serving MSOs across the globe.