Juliana is a seasoned marketing management professional with a breadth of experience in Communications, Digital Marketing, Brand development, and Relationship Management. She has worked in the innovation ecosystem in different capacities, initially as a Hub Manager for Smart Lab and later as a Communications, Outreach, and Partnership advisor for Human Development Innovation Fund (HDIF). Her experience working within the ecosystem has given her competence in innovation management, project management, event management, outreach, advocacy, and fund raising. Juliana is a highly motivated, pragmatic, diligent, and tenacious. She holds a BSc in Marketing Management from the University of Pretoria.