Gavin Mageni

SABS Design Institute (South Africa)

Board Member Nominee

The contribution is around the best practices implemented within South Africa, around the power of Design becoming a catalyst in socio-economic development.

Member Organization
South African Bureau of Standard’s Design Institute

Afrikaans, English


  • Advanced PR Mngt (2009) PhD
  • Advanced Marketing Management (2007)
  • M-Tech Degree: HRM cum laude (2005)
  • B-Tech Degree (cum laude) HRM (2002)
  • Further Diploma in Education and Org Management (1998)
  • Higher Diploma in Education (1992)
  • BA Degree (1991)

Professional Experience
Seasoned banker across the spheres of personal banking, marketing, communication, corporate affairs and citizenship, experienced through professional platforms provided within African and international banking.

Present Occupation
Head of the South African Bureau of Standard’s Design Institute – the nationally mandated body to protect and advocate on behalf of the Design fraternity.