Ancillar Mangena-Nombewu, a 29 years old, Zimbabwean born – multi-award winning Journalist, BBC World News Reporter, United Nations Refugee Agency Ambassador, Rallinca Media Founder, Speaker, Content Creator and Events Moderator.
Ancillar holds a Bachelor of Arts (B.A), Communication, Journalism and Related Programs, Bachelor of Arts Hons, Communication, Journalism and Related Programs from the University of Johannesburg.
Immediately after obtaining her Honors degree in 2014, she was hired by Caxton community newspaper where she worked for just over year before being head hunted by Chris Bishop, Forbes Africa Magazine founding editor.
Ancillar has won numerous awards which includes – CNN MultiChoice Young Journalist of the Year Award, Sanlam Excellence in Financial Journalism Young Journalist of the Year Award and interviewed the likes of Christo Wiese – founder of Shoprite and Seinhoff, Michiel Le Roux – founder of Capitec and legendary late Richard Maponyana.
She also created and edicted the coveted Forbes Africa under 30 list for three years.