The Swift
Digital Difference

We live in a digital world. That’s obvious.
It’s fast-paced, ever-changing, impatient, and open-source.

We advocate a new way of reaching solutions.

Welcome to a new business reality where little feels comfortable or familiar, and promises to be even less so moments from now.

"If users can be on any channel, brands need to be on every channel."

Who we are

Swift Digital is a purpose-built digital transformation platform designed to help clients reimagine core business activities to drive growth and improve operating efficiency in today’s digital world.

Meet the team

Thando Dingaan Partner Former Arthur Anderson, now KPMG (Tax Consultant), Gensec Bank (Debt Finance), Investec Bank(Growth & Acquisitions)

MetropolitanRepublic (Managing Director)

Ad Review Newcomer Ad Agency of the year award in 2007 with MetropolitanRepublic

Campaign of the Year for MTN with MetropolitanRepublic Agency Leader of the Year Nominee - 2007

Thando is currently the CEO of SWIFT Digital and The DWF Collective.
Debbie von holdt Managing Partner Debbie is an award winning expert in the Retail Property Game and has consulted with the big players in the development, growth and refurbishment of centres across the country. Some include the relaunches of Hyde Park Corner, more recently Centurion Mall and East Rand Mall, and a host of others on a regional and community level.

She is passionate about work that makes a difference and moving her client into the digital world.

Her responsibilities include strategic planning for the retail property space with a dedicated focus on driving increased returns and exploiting opportunities to reduce risk and improve retail portfolios.
Carlyn Ferreira Creative Partner Award-winning brand architect, Carlyn worked within the WPP & TBWA Groups for 10 years before going solo.

She is resposible for the brand develpment of Cell C, Discovery Vitality, Valpré, Dubai Festival City amongst others and worked between the Middle East and South Africa for 2 years before settling in Johannesburg. Carlyn specialises in conceptual creative thinking across Corporate, destination & leisure, UX and retail brand landscapes.

Projects range across the globe and include the Virgin Group, Vodafone, Barloworld, Sun International, Coca Cola, BMW, South African Breweries, Aldar and Emaar Properties.
Michael Muller Creative Partner Mike kick-started his career at the Jupiter Drawing Room where he formed a part of the team that won the MTN, SASOL, SAA and ABSA accounts.

He then moved to TBWA/Hunt/ Lascaris where he picked up a few local and international awards. His time at TBWA/Hunt/Lascaris was spent amongst some of the best creative and strategic talent in the world, this helped prepare him for his role as ECD then later on as a Creative Strategist at The DWF Collective and SWIFT Digital.

Mike’s skills include Brand & Engagement Planning: Brand, Communication and Activation Strategy, Positioning Strategy, Social Media Strategy.
Rob Latham Digital Technology Partner Rob’s skills have been formed across Strategy Consulting, Banking and IT Development.

He is currently heading up the consulting and innovation practice for the consortium. Prior to this, Rob was an Associate Director and COO at Deloitte Digital. He also ran their Sub Saharan Advisory team.

Rob has had experience across industries and is a digital innovation specialist with expertise in Corporate Venturing.
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We believe in right place, right time, right resources. Our flexible delivery model ensures that we dynamically configure our solutions development to ensure that the right set of expertise is in place to maximize impact quickly and cost effectively.

Pathways to success

If you’re not moving fast, you’re getting left behind.
Which is why we work at the speed and agility of the changing marketplace. We’ve created an alternative approach that’s agile and responsive as well as open to other partners that can add value. We move quickly from idea to prototype to pilot - all the while, staying connected to the marketplace as it teaches us what has actual value and what does not.

Our Capabilities

User centered design
Creating something that resonates in today’s world requires equal parts elegance and functionality. We aim to deliver pixel-perfect solutions that leave users saying wow.
Ecommerce & mCommerce
More people are buying things online than ever before, which makes for a intensely competitive marketplace. We’ll help you navigate this complex journey and find a solution that’s just right for your business.
CRM & Business Intelligence
CRM & Business Intelligence have quickly become the most important sources ofcustomer and market intelligence available to an organization. We seek to ensure that each one of our clients has access tothe best possible intelligence inside the shortest permissible timescales in order to make clear and decisive decisions.
Content Management Systems
The content management system is quickly becoming core to the operations of a digital channel and the requirement for flexibility and speed in adjusting content typically places it at the center of a customer’s digital architecture.
Digital Marketing and Content
We take the adage “content is king” to heart. From tactical social campaigns to engaging community management, we’ll help you connect with customers and grow your brand.
Mobile and Responsive Web
We’ve long known what everyone is quickly finding out: Mobile is the future. We’ll show you how to use this channel to get users excited about your business.
Cyber Security
As digital services proliferate into the consumer market, so the need for effective cyber security solutions becomes essential. Seen as a hygiene factor by users, the challenges of maintaining a secure environment are those that we at Swift Digital have been solving for some time .
Cloud & ERP Systems
We provide solutions and services that support leading cloud application vendors. Our people continually identify, invest and grow our capabilities to address the latest needs of this emerging market.
Value and Digital Strategy
Understanding the digital space and preparing for what’s next is at our core. We’ll help you devise a sound and effective strategy that’s built to last.
Workflow Management
We have significant experience in supply chain and workflow management that has resulted in the development of several products that have been used worldwide. These include Atlassian products such as Jira and Confluence.
Call Centre Management
Leveraging our BOT (Build, Operate & Transfer) experience into effective call centre solution development & management is something we have been doing through various locations for key clients as a means of streamlining their combined cost base.