Sylvester Chauke

Sylvester Chauke is an award winning entrepreneur and Madonna crazy marketer extraordinaire. He rose to fame for his irreverent marketing while at Nando’s as National Marketing Manager. He later joined MTV Networks Africa as Director of Marketing & Communication. He thereafter started DNA Brand Architects, an award winning marketing consultancy outfit, championing work for some of the most loved brands on the continent.

Amongst other accolades, Sylvester celebrates being GQ’s Most Influential Young Man of 2012, Men’s Health Top 20 Young Men of 2014, SA Premier Business Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2015, BBQ Young Business Achiever of the Year 2015, and the Oliver Top Empowered Young Achiever of the Year 2016.

Sylvester sits on the board of the SA State Theatre, Council Member for Africa month with the Department of Arts and Culture and a Global Shaper Alumnus. He lectures and speaks at numerous platforms cascading a Stand Against Bland approach to Marketing!