Speaker Lineup

Handpicked for their industry expertise and deep understanding of the eCommerce landscape in South Africa and Africa.

Alex Genov

Head of Customer Research, Zappos.com

Odette Butcher

Founder & eCommerce Soloprenuer, Celestial Gifts experiences

Kyle Ranally

Global Vertical Insights Marketing Strategist, Meta

Tausif Ahmed

Merchant Country Leader

Mike Elton

Director, FarEye

Arvind Sahay

Regional Head, Middle East & Africa, FarEye

Andrew Bourne

Regional Manager, Africa, Zoho Corporation

Vincent Viviers

Omnichannel Executive, Pick n Pay

Ravi Sundararajan

COO, Gupshup

George Mienie

CEO, Autotrader

S.Krishnan Thyagarajan “Krish”

President & COO, Dataweave Software

Johann Van Tonder

COO, AWA Digital

Jonathan Miller

CEO & Founder, Offerforge

Zama Jugar

Partnerships Lead, what3words

Craig Garrett

Channel Sales Director, CitiXsys, iVend Retail

Daniele Joubert

Eater Growth Lead, UberEats

Craig Pitchers

Chief Operations Officer

Hassen Kajee

CEO, imcapetown.com and imacleaning.co.za

Alistair Freeman

CEO, Freshtech Africa

Salim Ismail

Fixing Civilization; Founder, OpenExO. Author, Exponential Organizations

Ajish P

Shareholder, Commercial Director, Insider

Ronnie Teja

Founder, Branzio Watches

Diana Bett

Managing Director, Purpinks Gifts

Paris Philippou

Vice President, B2C websites, Group E-commerce – Massmart

Simon Hartley

Executive Lead, Delivery Services – Massmart Group eCommerce

Laurian Venter

Director, OneDayOnly

James Mew

Founder and MD – Mantality

Ajibola Olayiwola

Head: Konga Food, Konga Shopping,

Michael Ros

CEO/Co-founder, Bidroom

Lesego Lethoko

Head of ecommerce, Bathu Shoes

Ya’essh Cader

Head of Digital and Ecommerce, Sanlam Investments

Lynton Peters

CEO/Co-founder, OneCart

Lebo Gunguluza

SA’s leading Tech Entrepreneurs, E-commerce Pioneer
and Digital Transformation Strategist

Diederick Stopforth

Sales & Marketing Executive

Jonathan Williams

Founder & CEO, Chat Inc.

Jenna Bloch

Head of Marketing, Loot.co.za

Shannon McLaughlin

Founder, Ubuntu Baba

Hafiz Juma

CEO/Co-founder, Inalipa

Dumi Mahlangu

Founder: Chepa Streetwear

Kevin Allen

Chief Community Officer, OpenExO

Lauren Hartzenberg

Managing editor – Retail editor, BizCommunity

Kevin Tucker

Founder & CEO, Pricecheck, Shopping feeder

Warrick Kernes

CEO, The Insaka eCommerce Academy

Bonolo Zwane

Founding Director, Nje Brand

Nidha Narrandes

Creative Director, Reel Stories

Neil Du Preez

Founder, MellowVans