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Modise Makhene


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(+27) (0) 11 884 8911

Modise Makhene’s corporate experience spans over 25 years; previously he was a Principal at Odgers Berndtson, an international executive search firm. Modise brings extensive business development and client relationship management experience having worked in the FMCG, media, advertising, digital and communications industries. He has worked with clients in the retail, automotive, and yelecommunications sectors, as well.

Previously, Modise was the South African CEO of international advertising and communications firm JWT.  He has sat on numerous boards and was a Vice Chairman of the Advertising and Communications Association of South Africa.

Modise started his career at Tiger Brands, where he was a Senior Brand Manager. He was then General Manager of Games Africa. He was previously Managing Director of [email protected] At the time, he was also a Director of Primedia’s Cinema & Print division.

He is a Trustee of The President’s Award for Youth Empowerment. The organization runs a self-development program for young people, enabling them to become responsible active citizens within their communities. South Africa’s former President Nelson Mandela was the founding Patron-In-Chief of the organization.

Modise holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Iowa and an MBA from Howard University, both in the United States.

Practice Groups

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Executive Search and Leadership Advisory Firm in Johannesburg, ZA


Bowmans Building 3
Suite 2, 8th Floor
11 Alice Lane
2196 Johannesburg
Postal address: P O Box 703 Northlands, 2116
South Africa

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Phone: +27 11 884 8911
Email: [email protected]

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The Stanton Chase team includes partners, directors, consultants, researchers, and administrators in countries around the globe. Our service model in retained executive search, assessment, and recruitment remains unparalleled in the industry, as we provide sophisticated, in-depth, global coverage with the personal services like that of a boutique firm. We are proud of our widespread executive search groups: our Global Industry Practice Groups feature members with expertise in every major industry while our Functional Practice Groups provide extraordinary competencies in our leadership consultation services.