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Musa Kalenga

CEO and Founder at Bridge Labs

Profile

Musa Kalenga is an enthusiastic entrepreneur who is passionate about using technology to empower the digitally invisible. 

As CEO and Founder of Bridge Labs, Musa addresses the problem of gaining access to appropriate online tools for entrepreneurs and Small to Medium Businesses (SMB's) by building mobile platforms to support growth in emerging markets. 

As a respected thought leader in the marketing industry, Musa advises on digital marketing strategy for businesses with his Marketing in a Digital World Executive Programme. 

Professional Background 

Musa started his first business, Monatefellaz, a youth marketing consultancy, while studying at the University of the Witwatersrand (WITS). 

After Monatefellaz was incorporated into IHOP WORLD, as part of a merger with a division of the Brand Leadership Group, Musa worked as Managing Director before becoming Group Head of Digital Marketing at Nedbank, and then Facebook Client Partner for Africa. 

As a strategic marketer for these two companies, Musa worked with foreign governments and multinational companies to create innovative digital products and solutions in the travel, insurance, automobile, FMCG and banking industries. 

Public Speaking 

As a television presenter, Musa worked on the breakfast show Africa Awakes on DStv, as well as SABC’s 1day CEO. Musa also hosted his own talk show, Kalenga Touch, where he explored topics such as entrepreneurial prosperity and African development.