Board Member

Lizo Phiti

Acting Director Institutional Advancement: University of Fort Hare

Lizo is a seasoned marcom and stakeholder relations professional with 14 years’ experience of leading corporate marketing and internal communications for multimillion-rand companies across diverse industries. He has much experience regarding conceptualisation and implementation of marketing campaigns that effectively reinforce and build brand images. Lizo is an expert in the technical, conceptual, and content development of sales-driving collateral, with the proven ability to drive record-high marketing campaign response rates and execute successful product launches. He is also a seasoned fundraiser and an experienced stakeholder relations practitioner.

Lizo recently successfully negotiated and clinched a contract to the value of R44,3 million with the Services Seta for a variety of interventions regarding the Centenary Legacy projects of the University of Fort Hare, covering the following: Undergraduate Bursary Fund, Postgraduate Bursary Fund, Postgraduate Bursary Fund for Women, Youth Parliament  Seminar, and a Career Exhibition.


with Lizo