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Mzuzukile Soni

Group CEO

Mzuzukile Soni is an admitted attorney by background, and has over 12 years post qualification experience. Founding BrownSense was driven by passion to not only talk about making a change, but being a pertinent component to making that change happen. Mzuzukile is a natural connector, a quality he has used throughout his profession, and this come out strongly through BrownSense as the platform primarily connects businesses to other businesses, as well as to customers.


Keitumetse Diseko

Group Head of Marketing

As BrownSense Group’s Head of Marketing, Keitumetse plays an integral role in the Group strategy and business development.

She cut her teeth in the African music TV industry as an intern, and then producer for an international music TV company. She later took her experience to the NGO sector, where she worked in the PR and fundraising space. She has an academic background in media and development studies, and is alumni of Fudan University in Shanghai, where she studied Chinese language and culture. Having lived in China for six years, Keitumetse is a Mandarin speaker with vast consulting experience in South Africa – China relations. As a China-based consultant for the Department of Arts & Culture, she helped launch the South African Season in China, creating multiple platforms for South African arts and artists in China. Keitumetse has contributed a chapter to Those Who Travel Meet Themselves, an anthology by Michelle Green-Thompson.

Keitumetse is passionate about playing her part in the creation of an economy in which all citizens thrive, and strongly believes that this can only be possible if the previously disadvantaged have access to funding, education, and entrepreneurial development coupled with access to markets.