Sello Hatang is the chief executive of the Nelson Mandela Foundation. Previously, he was the head of information communications and spokesperson for the South African Human Rights Commission. He participated in the post-1994 transformation of the National Archives, including providing archival support for the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, and is a former Director of the South African History Archive (SAHA) at Wits University. Hatang summited Mount Kilimanjaro four times to help keep girl children in school and is the chairman of the NPO Women 4 Girls. He was given the Keys to Florence, Italy, in 2019 in acknowledgement of his leadership, and an honorary diploma from the city of Buenos Aires (2017).