Lerato Kau.

Communications Analyst

Lerato Kau is the Communications Analyst responsible for conceptualising digital content to write and produce a range of social media marketing as well as provide operational communications support to Innovation Edge’s investments.

Lerato completed her Bachelors in Media and Writing at the University of Cape Town and has experience working in the consumer goods industry as well as the public sector executing communication strategies that create a tailored response to all internal and external communications needs. She is also experienced in creating digital content that focuses on communications that is people centric and encourages a two-way communication to drive increased engagement and collaboration.

Prior to Innovation Edge, she worked as the Copy Editor and Writer for the Western Cape Government where she was responsible for contributing creatively to the development of content and campaigns that respond to public health threats in our most vulnerable communities.

Her passion for purpose-led communications led her to Innovation Edge where she hopes to expand her love for providing support to South Africa’s most vulnerable communities and positively impacting tomorrow’s leaders.

“I believe passion combined with innovation can lead to remarkable solutions that can significantly contribute to solving societal ills.”