Dave Duarte is the founder of the Ogilvy Digital Marketing Academy
As an educator and entrepreneur, he specialises in digital media, marketing and strategy.
In 2014 Dave became a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum. He also serves on Endeavor’s Venture Corps, on the board of Mail & Guardian, and as Trustee for the Reach Trust, which has served over 10 million people in Southern Africa with mobile health and educational support.
Prior to launching OgilvyDMA Dave was Programme Director at the University of Cape Town’s Graduate School of Business, where he launched the first social media strategy and mobile marketing courses in Africa; headed up Creative Commons South Africa; and co-founded South Africa’s largest Social Media Marketing agency, Cerebra.
A passionate promoter of creative side-projects, Duarte is an award winning blogger and public speaker.