Shaun Johnson "is Managing Director of Independent Newspapers Cape in South Africa, and a member of the worldwide group’s International Advisory Board. He was Group Editorial Director of Independent Newspapers, founding editor of The Sunday Independent, and is the former editor of the Cape Argus and the Sunday Star. He was president of the South African Student Press Union. Mr. Johnson was a founding member of the Editors' Council of the South African National Editors’ Forum (Sanef)." 
"Shaun Johnson is the founding Chief Executive of The Mandela Rhodes Foundation. He is also an award-winning writer. Shaun serves as a member of Independent News & Media plc’s International Advisory Board and is a Trustee of various charitable organisations "
- International Working and Advisory Group, Comparative Human Relations Initiative
- Chair, Cape Town Partnership 
- "Shaun Johnson", (Biographical note), Undated, Accessed July 2007.
Resources and articles
- Directors, Cape Town Partnership, accessed May 31, 2010.