About DUKE.

Who We Are

The DUKE Group is a full-service communications company comprising of seven independent, award-winning agencies: DUKE, FAME, Mark1, Duchess, NUDE and Champ. The group was formed in 2019 and is a Level-1 B-BBEE contributor. With a staff complement of nearly 100, the DUKE Group prides itself on employing seasoned industry professionals to provide clients with tailor-made communications solutions that see positive outcomes and powerful results. Group clients include amongst others, BevCo, Pepsi, Wonga, RisCura, 1st for Women, Satrix, Cipla, Jive, WebAfrica and Woolworths. CEO Wayne Naidoo was the past Chairman of the Association for Communications and Advertising (ACA).


DUKE was voted AdFocus 2020 winner for Medium Agency of the year and voted One to Watch for in 2022 & 2023 by MarkLives. 

Industry Sectors

  • Asset & wealth management
  • Banking
  • Financial services
  • Insurance
  • Alcohol
  • B2B
  • Fashion
  • FMCG
  • Professional service
  • Beverages / Non-Alcoholic
  • Travel & leisure

Agency Type

  • Full Service


  • BTL
  • Brand Design
  • Digital
  • Design
  • Strategy
  • Marketing
  • ATL
  • Advertising
  • Full Service

Other Information

  • 80-100 Staff Members
  • Revenue Range - R70-100m
  • Year Established - 14
  • BEE - Level 1

Team Members