Bongani Chinkanda


CEO | HDI Youth Marketeers

After completing his studies at Rhodes University, Bongani started his career at Unilever, where his passion for marketing was revealed. After years in trade and shopper marketing for companies including BP, Kraft Foods and Kimberly Clark, Bongani founded Dzuwa Media in 2008. Dzuwa served as a BTL activations agency servicing clients in Malawi, Zimbabwe and SA markets. In 2016, he joined Elevator as Business & Strategy Director focusing on developing a mass market offering for the agency. In 2017, Bongani joined HDI Youth Marketeers, where he plans to champion TBWA’s culture of disruption in his role of CEO.