Pepe Marais

Founding Partner and Group Chief Creative Officer of Joe Public United

Joe Public United is a 100% locally owned, purpose driven brand and communications group, which exists for the growth of its people, clients and country, and is currently ranked as the number one creative agency on the African continent.

Pepe has been the recipient of numerous local and international industry awards, was ranked as the number one creative leader by the industry’s Loerie Awards in 2018, and voted by marketers as the ‘Most Admired Industry Professional’ in South Africa.

He believes that accolades are merely the building blocks toward a vision of creating an organization that inspires greatness, and that all of Joe Public’s past and future successes  will be because
of its people. Pepe lives to bring out the best in those around him.