Judging: Innovation Award

Mac Mabidilala

Market Strategic Marketing Specialist

Mac Mabidilala is an emerging market strategic marketing specialist, having worked in 12 African countries for a number of multinational corporations. His passions and interests include brand building and innovation within the African context as well as discovering the best that our continent has to offer in travel, food and drinks.

In 2019, Mac graduated with an MBA from the University of Stellenbosch business school specializing in Strategy and Innovation.His thesis was titled “Developing luxury selling competence with local distributors in Emerging Markets with a focus on Sub-Saharan Africa countries. He has recently relocated to Stellenbosch from Johannesburg and is proud to call the Banghoek valley home.