In addition to the Board of trustees, the Cape Town Carnival boasts an operational team that is responsible for the execution of the Carnival and its related events.

Jay Douwes

CEO (Chief Executive Officer)

Brad Baard

Creative Director

Gillian Gregg

Head of Costume

Michael Bagapi

Costume Fabricating Supervisor

Ina Baard

Financial Manager

Tanya Tauber

Make-up Manager

Yolanda Mtshawu

Marketing Assistant

Angela MacPherson

Head of Floats and Sculpture

Heather Mac

Performance Director

Nazeem Abdullah

Artworks Construction Manager

Shaunnelle Davids

Operations Coordinator