Thabang Skwambane is the Managing Director of FCB Joburg, the flagship agency within the FCB Africa group. He is a well-known social entrepreneur and businessman with a flair for successfully combining capitalist and philanthropic principles. He had no formal marketing or advertising experience, but left a successful career in banking at Standard Bank to co-found Kaelo, a healthcare company focusing on HIV and Aids.
He is the Chairman and founder of Aluwani, formerly The Lonely Road Foundation, which enables rural communities to take care of orphans and vulnerable children. Skwambane holds a BCom from UCT and a MPA from Harvard. He is an Archbishop Tutu Leadership Fellow