Michael ‘Mr Smeg’ Bucwa Biography: Net Worth, Age Girlfriend, Twitter, Real Name, Pictures, Car, Instagram, Pearl Thusi, House, LinkedIn, Wiki


Michael Mncedi Bucwa (born in 1987), addressed professionally as Mr Smeg is a popular South African businessperson and social media influencer. He is a founding member of the BucwaGroup Company in Pretoria.

Many know him and address him as Mr Smeg with thousands of followership on Instagram and Twitter. His company’s primary objective is to provide branding for small businesses. The company also offers digital marketing, and public relations services.

Michael is an enthusiastic young person and credits his fitness and good body appearance to his regular work routine. He is best known for taking a red Smeg Kettle everywhere he goes.

Mr Smeg
Photo: Michael Mncedi Bucwa addressed professionally as Mr Smeg is a famous social media influencer.
Background Information
Full Name: Michael Mncedi Bucwa
Stage Name: Mr Smeg
Born: 1987 (age 35 years)
Place of Birth: Motherwell, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Nationality: South African
Education: Mechatronics Engineering
Alma mater: VW Learning Academy
Wife • Spouse: n/a
Years Active: 2014-date
Occupation: Businessman • Social Media Personality
Company: BucwaGroup
Net Worth: US$400,000 to US$900,000

Early Life

Michael Bucwa was born in 1987 in Motherwell, Port Elizabeth, South Africa. He was raided by his grandmother who inculcated the Christian doctrine in him. His grandmother was a Sunday School teacher making him spend more time in the Roman Catholic church as a child.


Mr. Smeg is a qualified electrical engineer. He studied at Buffalo City College and graduated with a Diploma. He also studied Mechatronics Engineering at the VW Learning Academy.

Personal Life

Mr. Smeg is on a strict Ketogenic diet which is high in fat with adequate protein and very low carbohydrates. In Judo, Michael holds a black belt. His sister graduated in April 2019 and took to social media pictures marking the day she graduated.

Michael enjoys spending time with loved ones and has a bubbly personality. He knows how to make people around him laugh and enjoys traveling to luxurious places.

Michael Bucwa is also a sportsman and his health and fitness very seriously. He reportedly dated the beautiful actress and television personality Pearl Thusi.


In 2014, Michael ‘Mr Smeg’ Bucwa started to work as a technician in East London and moved to Tshwane four years later. Presently, he works as an Engineering System Analyst for a large automotive company.

After seeing his posts, The company Smeg was impressed with Michael’s love for their products and offered him their Smeg Espresso Machine. He also entered an advertising contract with Bogartman.

Mr Smeg owns a company in Pretoria called BucwaGroup incorporated on 14 July 2017.


Mr Smeg drives a Bayerische Motoren Werke VG series. He shared a picture of his new car, a black BMW, on August 10, 2021 showing off the remote too. In other pictures, he revealed the interior, rare, and body of his car.


Michael is living a life of luxury and his material possessions say so much about them. His house is one of those properties. The interior of his house is everything good, from the furniture to the television to the décor items and home appliances.

Net Worth

According to Media Sources, Michael ‘Mr Smeg’ Bucwa currently has a net worth estimation ranging from US$400,000 to US$900,000.


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