Rashid Lombard

espAfrika (Founder: CPT Jazz Festival)

Rashid Lombard applies his expertise in producing and management of entertainment and entertainers. International political and war photojournalist by trade, former station manager of Fine Music Radio and former programming manager at P4 Smooth Jazz Radio, Rashid produced e-TV’s well-received “Jazz Café”. A Cape Town legend with some 20 years’ experience managing music concerts and events. Founder and Festival Director of the Cape Town International Jazz Festival from 2000 to 2014, now branded as “Africa’s Grandest Gathering “.  In 2014 Rashid received the Presidential Order of Ikhamanga. Rashid has now moved on to establish Rashid Lombard Inc (Pty) Ltd to share his knowledge and skills in the Creative Industries.