Nontokozo Madonsela Voted 2017 Most Influential Young South African in Business

After a successful Poll by internationally reputed rating establishment, Avance Media, Nontokozo Madonsela has been voted the 2017 Most Influential Young South African in Business in one of the most credible and respected rankings system that honours youth excellence in South Africa.

Below are the 2017 Most Influential Young South African in Business as voted by the Public.

  1. Nontokozo Madonsela (MMI Holdings)
  2. Sylvester Chauke (DNA Brand Architects)
  3. Tebogo Ditshego (Ditshego Media)
  4. Vukile Manzi (Zillionaire Group)
  5. Lynette Ntuli (Innate Investment Solutions)
  6. Faraimose Kutadzaushe (Investec Asset Management)
  7. Achumile Majija (Prudential Life Insurance)
  8. Yolanda Zoleka Cuba (Vodafone Ghana)
  9. Allegro Dinkwanyane (Orgella Media)
  10. Rushil Vallabh (Secha Capital)

The poll which drew public participation from over 90 countries voted Politician, Dr. Mbuyiseni Ndlozi also as the 2017 Most Influential Young South African.

Mamelodi Sundowns’ Percy Tau, Model Nomzamo Mbatha, Medical Doctor, Dr Sandile Kubheka, and Musician Cassper Nyovest were also voted among the top 5 most influential young South Africans respectively.

Model and Actress Nomzamo Mbatha was also voted as the Most Influential Young South African Woman.

Prince Akpah, MD of Avance Media says he hopes the annual polls will inspire young people to create a positive environment that will encourage other South African youths to excel in their various endeavours.


Profile of Nontokozo Madonsela, South Africa’s 2017 Most Influential Young Person in Business

Nontokozo Madonsela is the Group Chief Marketing Officer of MMI Holdings in charge of companies including: Momentum, Metropolitan, Multiply and GuardRisk in South Africa.

As a graduate from University of KwaZulu-Natal, Madonsela has over 20 years of experience in brands and marketing.

She was formerly head of marketing for personal and business banking for Standard Bank South Africa.

She has also worked in other companies such as:  South African Breweries, Coca-Cola, Brutal Fruit, and Carling Black Label, among others. Her portfolio wide includes strategy development, merchandising, experiential events, media and campaign Planning.

She was voted the 2017 Most Influential Young South African in Business.


Source: Avance Media