Regional Director, South Africa

Ludwekazi Ndlazi

Ludwekazi Ndlazi boasts a career in both media and advertising. She has served under the 2017 World Economic Forum on Africa working with the production’s media and livestream. Holding a degree in Business Management, she started off her career with one of the South African big five banks.
She then further moved into the advertising space, as account manager for BWD Advertising. She is currently a Business Development
Consultant, Entrepreneur and Television Presenter.
She founded the Funda Series, and developed a range of fun integrated
ways of promoting African literature and preserving indigenous African languages. She developed the Fundi’Afrika Board Game and
hosts monthly Fund’iAfrika sessions in South Africa, where young people meet to learn more about the African continent.
This SABC 1 One Day Leader Season 4 Finalist, participated in national debates looking at finding solutions to social, economic and political issues facing South Africa.
In 2014 she was a finalist for South Africa’s Ultimate Brand Ambassador, where she displayed her leadership skills, contributing to the advancement of community development through meaningful projects.
Ludwekazi Ndlazi believes that innovation, education and entrepreneurship are practical solutions which can be used to solve some of the most pressing global challenges.