Non Executive Chairperson, ACA SA
Karabo Songo is a qualified brand specialist & entrepreneur with business interests that focus on the advertising and marketing industry. With management experience that ranges from Technology Services, Hospitality/Leisure & marketing/advertising investments, he currently runs a marketing/communications investment group – Fastgro Marketing And Comms with its current largest investment being Brave Group with varied interests in the industry value chain and various corporate local & global clientele.
As part of contributing to the industry direction and driving thought leadership, he sits on various industry boards incl. Association for Communication and Advertising in SA, IAB South Africa. He has also been recognized by several corporate organizations through various business nominations, judging panels and awards such as EOY Entrepreneur of the Year, MTN App of the Year, Bookmark Awards & Apex Awards (Effie Awards) .
His passion is to be able to build innovative marketing businesses & brands within Africa with a difference and grow entities into profitable assets for shareholders. He has worked and managed brands in the following sectors: Telecomms, S.O.E’s, Financial Services, F.M.C.G, Insurance, Banking, Manufacturing etc.