Dudu has held various managerial positions at the Department of Arts and Culture since 2009, and is currently the DAC’s Chief Director: Marketing.
Dudu has a BA Degree in Corporate Communications and a post graduate diploma in Advanced Business Management, and her MBA through the Gordon Institute of Business Management was submitted in November 2014. She has acquired a wealth of marketing and corporate strategic experience in positions such as campaigns manager for the 2010 FIFA World Cup local organising committee, communications manager for Tiger Brands, executive manager of Marketing for the Morula Casino and Hotel at Sun International, and campaigns manager at Standard Bank.
From 2006 to 2008, she was also managing member of her own communications consultancy, 18 Area Communications. Dudu’s experience on international campaigns, such as launching the South African Arts Festival in Los Angeles, California and forging partnerships with FIFA World Cup sponsors, sees her well equipped to play a guiding role in JA South Africa into the future.