Chief Executive Officer & Founder, Umuntu Media
Johan is passionate about the future of media and how the digital revolution will change the media industry and our lives. He is proudly African, a family man, loves to question the norm and loves technology and media. He founded Umuntu Media, an internet company which is pioneering digital content across Africa. Currently the company runs the very successful iNamibia and iZambia. Umuntu Media is expanding its footprint in the next few months and will launch in 9 more countries by February 2012. They are also working on a game changing mobile platform that will solve African problems with African technology. This will be rolled out on SMS, USSD, WAP, Web, Android and J2ME.
‘Think Local, captivate the reader and build world class platforms for Africa from within Africa’
Johan Nel, CEO & Founder, Umuntu Media
Before starting Umuntu Media, Johan headed digital marketing teams at Naspers and was Commercial head: Digital publishing at Media 24