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Nicholas Bednall

CMO at wiGroup


Results driven, internationally experienced senior Digital Marketing, Advertising & Business development specialist with +20 years of acclaimed results. Track record of excellence in delivering revenue growth in highly competitive markets as well as business development in innovative new markets with rapidly scalable business growth.

Currently at wiGroup International as the Chief Marketing Officer & Commercial Head of Africa. wiGroup is a fast growing mobile transactional platform and the 2016 winner of FNBs Business Innovation award. Nicholas is responsible for driving wiGroup’s growth within South Africa and into Africa and managing the wiGroup brand internationally.

Previous roles and accolades include:

Founder: Strider Brands, CMO: Waytag, MD of BBDO Cape Town and founding Director of Gloo Digital Design. Judge @ Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, Judge @ TT100 awards, South Africa, Pan European Winner: Best Online Business pitch, IE/ICEM, Madrid, Top 25 most influential Advertising executive (Financial Mail), South Africa.

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