Wiseman Qinani Ngubo is an experienced executive who is currently
heads the Chief Operations Officer at Africa’s fastest growing
collective management organisation. .
As part of his role, he has been involved in ensuring the initiation and
sustained growth of broadcast and digital licensing on the continent.
Through this experience, Wiseman has obtained crucial technical
expertise relating to the licensing and usage music both traditional
broadcast mediums as well as in the digital environment. Wiseman
has led teams that have seen the successful mutli-territorial licensing
of services such as Apple Music, YouTube, Spotify, Facebook,
MultiChoice etc. Such licenses have seen the growth of subscription
services across various parts of the African continent.
Wiseman is also involved in various lobbying efforts in South Africa
aimed at ensuring that the legal reform which is currently underway
protects the rights of creatives. in this light, he was selected as one of
5 experts tasked with advising the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee
on the Copyright Amendment Bill