Dietlof Mare is the CEO of Vumatel, South Africa’s leading open access fibre to the home (FTTH) operator, a position he has held since May 2018. To date, he has been a driving force behind the company’s focus on and commitment to bringing better connectivity, through fibre networks, to all South Africans.
Samuel is a business executive with over two (2) decades of experience in business development and marketing management practice. He has been involved in the setting up of market-leading media organizations in Ghana since 1995 such as Multimedia (owners and operators of Joy 99.7 FM), Omni Media Limited (Owners of Citi 97.3 FM- which is the biggest English language format radio station in Ghana) and Citi TV.
He veered into Media, first as a passion and eventually building a career out of it. He became the Director of Programmes for Multimedia Broadcasting Ltd, helping with the setup of Luv FM in Kumasi and Adom FM in Tema.
Mr. Attah-Mensah later joined Coca Cola West Africa as a Market Development Manager before setting up Citi FM which he has managed since 2004 and eventually establishing Citi TV in 2018.
He holds a first degree in Computer Science from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology and an MBA from Leicester University in the UK.
He has served as Vice President of Ghana Independent Broadcasters Association (GIBA) and is also an Aspen Fellow.
various senior leadership positions within the organization and has also been involved in the development and management of profitable business models for high-end enterprise and digital initiatives projected to be telecommunication’s next area of growth. She is known for her expertise in overseeing go-to-market models and has also helped nurture new business lines into mature revenue-generating engines.
Patrick Palmi is the Founder and CEO of palmtv.store, the world’s first eCommerce VOD OTT service making free-to-air and pay TV channels content shoppable and sociable for their viewers. Social Commerce is growing rapidly globally to reach US$2.9 Trillion by 2026 with video commerce being an important contributor.
Osita Oparaugo is the Founder and CEO of Ogelle. Africa’s pioneer online video sharing resource and entertainment platform for African content only. A User Generated Content (UGC) and Subscription Video on Demand (SVOD) platform with Pan African coverage in terms of diversity of content themes, content creation and representation in languages.
Carol Wanyama is a well-seasoned media executive, currently holding the position of Marketing Director at Royal Media Services. While at Royal Media Services, Carol has been at the helm in the building of the Country’s top media brands today and engraining them into the lifestyles of Kenyans across the East African region and beyond.
Catherine is an experienced Senior Strategy Manager at Safaricom PLC, with a focus in Media and Content. Demonstrated 13 years of experience working in the TV & Media content space and 6 years in the Telecommunication industry developing strategies and driving new business in new Media. A seasoned Media and Content professional skilled in content acquisition, channel management, deal making & negotiation, strategic content partnership management and business development.
Passionate about New Media & Entertainment and currently championing the untapped growth in the video industry.