Alexandra Smit-Stachowski – Communications Director

Alexandra Smit-Stachowski

Alexandra holds a Diploma in Journalism, and has worked extensively for the two top publishing houses in South Africa – Independent Newspapers and CTP Caxton Publishers. She also has international and local marketing experience in the B2B, B2C sectors, as well as sales.

Her most recent post was at Regenesys Business School in Sandton, responsible for marketing, copy writing and social media, which included PR for events that hosted President Cyril Ramaphosa, business pioneer Richard Maponya and entrepreneur Vusi Thembekwayo. She attended St. John’s DSG and Epworth School in KwaZulu-Natal.,

Alex has lived and worked in Germany, and returned to South Africa at the end of 2014. She joined SSP because she wants to do work with a sense of purpose, as she is passionate about giving back and promoting African excellence.