Roanna Williams

Chief Creative Officer - Net#work BBDO

Roanna Williams
Roanna Williams’ passion about brand communication and advertising is driven by the belief that through great work, we can affect the positive change we want to see in the world.  

She is an experienced brand communicator, creative activist, creative inspirer and an artist who is working hard at having it all – prosperous career and mother-hood.  She is one of the leading “creative forces” of the South African landscape.

With 23 years working experience under her belt, and currently serves on the board of the Creative Circle – an organisation dedicated to promoting creativity as a business resource and maintaining high levels of creativity in the South African market.   She has judged all the major Creative Awards shows including Cannes Lions. One Show, Dubai Lynx and Loeries. She has a wealth of experience, across various sectors, FMCG, Financial Services, Telcos, Travel and Tourism, Automakers, Public Services amongst others.

She has recently taken over the creative helm of Net#work BBDO as its Chief Creative Officer. and has a deep quiet sense of curiosity, a sharp observant mind and a need to learn, understand and solve marketing dilemmas, whilst inspiring and advancing those who work alongside her.