Team Players


Gina Levy

Founder of Supernews & Super Stage

The Big-Picture Person

“UCT Upstarts is igniting a ‘Start-up Student Nation’ by mobilising a movement of Innovation-Activists, creating an Innovation Culture that literally does make South Africa work better, and driving an Innovation Economy that actually does create jobs – starting from campus! Simply put, UCT Upstarts is going to put more South African role models on the map – so watch this space”



Michele Bush

Creative Director of Next Brand

The Graphic Genius

“This programme is what will turn our country around, so we can imagine a New Africa. You know the quote “Be the change you want to see in the world”, well UCTUpstarts is how to be that change. I am so proud to be part of it!”