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Ashton Ngwenya

Manager - Africa

Starting his career in South Africa, Ashton has over 10 years' experience in recruitment for local and multinational businesses across the continent. Working across a variety of industries including renewable energy, engineering, mining, power as well as oil & gas to name but a few, Ashton’s expertise in talent acquisition has allowed him to successfully recruit mid-level to executive candidates for companies in more than 25 countries in Africa.

Throughout his career, he has made it a point to focus on building strong, long-term relationships with his clients in order to watch them grow and thrive over time. He has made this possible by recruiting talent that is diverse; composed of both local and international candidates.

Ashton's knowledge of the African continent allows him to provide businesses with valuable industry insights that enhance their decision-making. This, paired with top-notch management skills, make Ashton a one-of-a-kind growth partner.

Feel free to contact Ashton in a range of languages. He is fluent in English, Shona, and he speaks some Xhosa.

Connect with Ashton:

The Polyglot Group +27 64 826 2314
6 Spin St, CBD
Cape Town, 8001
South Africa
5 Things You Didn't Know About Ashton
Running One With the Car Ashton likes to play it old school; he cannot drive with his shoes on!
Humanitarian 1 Friends For Life Ashton has been lucky enough to have the same group of friends since kindergarten.
Passport Ashton _ _ Ashton has three first names. Talk about a strong presence!
Feet Barefoot Explorer On weekends, Ashton enjoys being barefoot both at home and outside while exploring nature.
Wine Aficionado Like many other Polyglotters, Ashton enjoys a good glass of wine.
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