The Brains Behind BCX
We have built up a highly professional team of the best ICT and business minds in South Africa, dedicated to developing solutions for every kind of business. Find out more about the people who serve on our Board of Directors and our Executive Management team.
Chief Social Impact Officer
BJourn (Rhodes); Honours African Studies (UCT); MA Television (London University); MBA (GIBS); Harvard & Wits University Senior Executive Program.
Portia Maurice was appointed as Chief Social Impact Officer at BCX in October 2017. She has more than 15 years’ experience in leadership positions, ten of these in the ICT sector. Prior to joining BCX she was General Manager of The Conversation Africa, a global digital media company centred around an innovative technology platform. She has extensive telecommunications sector experience and has held senior positions with Vodacom and MTN – most recently as Chief Officer: Corporate Affairs and Managing Executive: Digital Services at Vodacom.
She is a previous CEO of Tedcor and of Nehanda Group. As part of the team that shaped the early transformation of the South African public sector, she led teams at GCIS in The Presidency and the National Department of Education. Her initial career as a journalist and editor spans organisations such as the Mail and Guardian, SABC and Argus Group.