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Fellow joins board of directors of African financial services group, Ecsponent.


2011 Fellow Shaka Sisulu has been appointed as an independent non-executive director to the board of directors of African financial services group, Ecsponent, with effect from 1 January 2020. Ecsponent, a JSE-listed African financial services group, acquired a 49% stake in Shaka's Truth Digital Group (Pty) Ltd, a 100% black-owned media group. Shaka has said he aims to create the largest diverse, dynamic, black-owned digital marketing group on the African Continent. 

His joining the board of Ecsponent was announced in a statement released by the financial services group on 27 November 2019.

Shaka is also Executive Chair at the award-winning marketing agency Retroviral, and sports agency RetroActive and Executive Chair of social media agency Plum Factory, data analytics firm, ROI Africa and animation studio, Kraons. He also serves on the board of David Philips, a renowned publishing firm. Shaka has a 20-year career in developing media and technology businesses, including the telecommunications business of the ITEC group. He is a recipient of the Mahatma Gandhi Satyagraha Award for contributing to youth development in South Africa. 

The announcement about Shaka's board position can be read here.


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