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Marilyn Radebe
Deputy President at Black IT Forum


Marilyn Radebe is the founder and CEO of Soma Solutions, a 100% black woman owned information and
communication technology company based in Johannesburg. Marilyn and her team have made it their
sole mission to ensure that they future proof their client's organisations, with their cutting edge digital
solutions and platforms; with a particular focus on cloud-based solutions and artificial intelligence.
Marilyn has more than 18 years ICT experience.
Marilyn also currently fulfils the following roles:
• Board Member and Finance & Remuneration Sub-Committee Chairperson – Media,
Information, Communication Technology – Sector Education and Training Authority (MICT SETA)
• Board Member – SA Women in ICT
• Deputy President – Black IT Forum
• BITF - Women in ICT Chairperson and Lead for the Wireless Open Access Network (WOAN)
Recent Achievements – Inspiring Fifty Women in STEM 2018

Agenda Sessions

  • Maximising the Potential of Africa’s People