Itayi Pswarayi has 10 years of experience in the Events and Hospitality industry and brings a Pan-African view & international experience. His worldwide knowledge in numerous areas, including trade and business, diplomacy and sports tourism, has allowed him to travel the world in a professional capacity and develop long term relationships especially in the Americas, Europe and Asia. Fluent in Mandarin, French and Spanish, Itayi represented the Southern Cross Foundation at the Beijing International Trade & Tourism Market and served as Program Manager for the Gordon Institute of Business Masters’ Program to China & Singapore.
At American Express he served as the Program Manager for A1GP World Cup of Motorsport in The Netherlands, The Czech Republic, China, New Zealand and Durban. As the Hospitality & Events Manager for The International Broadcast Center at Soccer City for the World Cup 2010, his vast understanding in dealing with a culturally diverse office contributed to the success of the Soccer World Cup 2010.
As a Client General Manager of American Express SA Corporate Division, Itayi was responsible for managing a portfolio of clients with focus on the client relationship and delivering results by identifying growth opportunities within the current client base. As a Project Events Manager for Vodacom SA, his strategic project, branding & marketing skills were beneficial in program management of events and sponsorship.
In his spare time, Itayi is an avid hotelier, traveler, and sports fan.
phone: +27 (0)11 575 6241
Duke Corporate Education RSA Ltd.
Eden Gardens Building