Lipalesa ‘Didi’ Kolane
Youth Specialist, Lipalesa Kolane has a strong passion for creative thinking and marketing, with a focus on the youth market, particularly those in Africa. She has over 10 years in the marketing and advertising industry, working for companies such as The Jupiter Drawing Room, Network BBDO and HDI Youth Marketeers. Her practical approach on ways to improve the youth market and develop young talent led to her current position of Youth Specialist at ABSA. She has a Master’s Degree in Strategic Marketing and has lead teams on brands such as Procter & Gamble, VW and Cell C.