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Africa Tech Festival 2024 – The Home of AfricaCom, AfricaTech & AfricaIgnite
Event dates: 11-14 Nov 2024
Exhibition Opening Dates: 12 - 14 Nov 2024Cape Town International Convention Centre, Cape Town

2024 Leadership Council

Africa Tech Festival is proudly supported by the continent's most influential business and tech thought leaders.

Learn more about our Leadership Council Members

Africa Tech Festival is proud to be supported by & associated with the continent's most influential business and tech thought leaders.

The Leadership Council helps Africa Tech Festival better represent the many, diverse voices across African tech. It ensures the Festival continues to deliver cutting-edge content and vibrant networking experiences at the heart of the continent's digital growth.

Funke Opeke CEO at MainOne, Leadership Council Member at Africa Tech Festival

Funke Opeke

CEO

MainOne

Richard Cazalet, Telkom SA, Leadership Council Member at Africa Tech Festival

Richard Cazalet

Exec: Strategy and Transformation

Telkom SA

Kuseni Dlamini Chairman at Massmart, Leadership Council Member at Africa Tech Festival

Kuseni Dlamini

Chairman

Aspen Pharma Group

Nollie Maoto Chief Data and Analytics Officer at FNB, Leadership Council Member at Africa Tech Festival

Nollie Maoto

Chief Data and Analytics Officer – Merchant Services

FNB South Africa

Prasanna Kumar Burri Group Chief Information Officer at Dangote Group, Leadership Council Member at Africa Tech Festival

Prasanna Kumar Burri

Group Chief Information Officer

Dangote Group

Razvan Ungureanu, Group CTO at Airtel Africa, Leadership Council Member of Africa Tech Festival

Razvan Ungureanu

Group CTO

Airtel Africa

Velma Corcoran General Manager  at Middle East Africa Airbnb, Leadership Council Member at Africa Tech Festival

Velma Corcoran

General Manager, Middle East Africa

Airbnb

Steven Pope

Group Head Trade Facilitation - Go Trade

DHL Group

Simbah Mutasa

Managing Director

Bank of America

Faith Burn

Chief Information Officer

Eskom Holdings 

Mary Mahuma

CIO, Southern Africa

Philip Morris

EXCLUSIVE CONTENT

Get to know the 2023 Leadership Council members better with these exclusive interviews and content pieces.

Velma Corcoran on Africa's Tech Ecosystem & the Leadership Council - Interview

Richard Cazalet on Africa Tech Festival's New Features, Advice & More

Kuseni Dlamini on Africa Tech Festival, the Leadership Council & Africa's Tech Ecosystem

Jocelyne Muhutu-Remy on Digital Inclusion

Nollie Maoto on Africa Tech Festival's New Features, Advice to Newcomers & More

Interview with Amadou Diallo

Interview with Funke Opeke

Interview with Richard Cazalet