Managing Director, Conversation LAB
Uyanda Manana has more than 15 years industry experience having worked on MTN, Nando’s, Nedbank, Edgar’s, United Biscuits and L’Oréal.
She honed her skills in integrated marketing communications and account leadership at a variety of agencies in SA and abroad. They include Publicis UK, the Jupiter Drawing Room, M&C Saatchi Abel and Dubai’s Hariz ME.
With a passion for South African creativity and talent, Uyanda spends a lot of her spare time and energy mentoring those at the start of their careers. She states, “Nothing worthwhile in life starts from nothing. As a nurse, my mother worked night and day to make sure I got the chance to start off with a solid foundation. I want to do what I can to help young people get that opportunity too.”