Africa ● South Africa

Johannesburg Hub

The Johannesburg Hub of the World Economic Forum Global Shapers Community is a collection of extraordinary young individuals passionate about making a grassroots and strategic impact. The Hub is a thought leadership and influencing hub for the youth voice through: dialogue, policy contributions and partnerships.

23 members


Ludwick Marishane

Managing Director

@ Headboy Industries

Lamis Essop

Post graduate law

Thulani Fakude


@ Enterprise Development Hub

David Fu

Chief Executive Officer

Dhiren Govender

Chief Executive Officer

@ Brightest Young Minds

Saieshan Govinder

Strategy & Innovation Associate

Thoba Grenville-Grey

Manager, Investments

@ Awethu Project

OIiver Tafadzwa Guzi

Client Delivery Manager

@ UCS Solutions

Jovana Korac

Product Owner/ Digital Strategist

@ Absa Group

Liz Letsoalo

Management Consultant

Duncan Luke

Chief Executive Officer

@ The Social Collective

Ancillar Siphatisiwe Mangena


Lisa Mavundla

Operations Manager

Priscilla Menoe

MPA Candidate

Mbali Motsoeneng

Manager: Policy and Planning

@ City of Johannesburg

Philani Mzila

Senior Associate: Private Equity

@ Nisela Capital

Khethi Ngwenya

Managing Director

@ SchoolMedia

Kolawole Moses Olajide


@ Clock Education

Marcello Schermer

Head of Expansion


Palesa Vuyolwethu Tshandu

Senior Consultant

@ Tiso Black Star

Sibusiso Khumalo

Head of Engineering

Wandile Mbulelo Mtoba


Jaun Pienaar

Managing Partner

@ ApexMedia

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