Dan Nicholl

Dan Nicholl


CEO, Skududu Media

One of South Africa's most prolific MCs, Dan has worked extensively both locally and abroad, hosting events including the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship gala dinner at St. Andrews in Scotland, the Emirates Invitational in Abu Dhabi, and Freedom Day celebrations in Dubai, as well as this year’s Beyond Sport Summit in London. In South Africa, Dan is the long-term host of Vodacom’s Origins of Golf series, and amongst many other events, hosts BMW’s international polo series and Golf Cup International, Vodacom’s Super Rugby events, the Sanlam Cancer Challenge, and the Absa Cape Epic.

A graduate of the University of Cape Town, Dan is a former radio and television presenter, and appears regularly on various radio stations. Formerly Sports Editor at iafrica.com, Dan currently contributes columns to SHM, Discovery and Fancourt magazines, and was the 2012 PICA Columnist of the Year. As well as representing a number of leading brands, Dan is an ambassador for the JAG Foundation, and works closely with Laureus Sport For Good.

Dan lives in Johannesburg with his wife, a Greek lawyer, and since getting married, he has yet to win an argument.