EXPERIENCE

Highlights

2021

PUBLICATION - THINKING THE FUTURE: NEW PERSPECTIVES FROM THE SHOULDERS OF GIANTS

"Every book has a mission. Ours is to draw on the wisdom of giants, past and present, to help you think more effectively about the future. In the process, we hope you will make better decisions affecting your own and other people’s lives."

2021 - Present

GROWING FOXES EDUCATION PROGRAMME ROLLOUT

Partnered with the Western Education Department to roll out the Growing Foxes programme to tens of thousands of high school students across quintile 3 schools.

2018 - Present

DESIGNER AND FACILITATOR OF THE AFRICAN UNION EMERGING LEADERS PROGRAMME

Designed and facilitated the African Union’s Emerging Leaders Programme in Addis Ababa, in 2018, 2019, and 2020, bringing together outstanding emerging leaders from every country on the African continent.

2019

LEAD - SADC SCENARIOS TO 2050

Led a multi-stakeholder team that developed the South African Development Community’s (SADC) Scenarios for the SADC Vision 2050 Strategic Development Plan.

2017

PUBLICATION - FAKE NEWS: A ROAD MAP

Author of When Dishonesty is the Best Policy: Lying as a Strategy in Leadership,  in Fake News: A Roadmap, published by the NATO Strategic Communication Centre of Excellence (2017). This was adopted as evidence in the UK Parliamentary Inquiry into Disinformation and Fake News.

 

EDUCATION

Degrees and Achievements

King's College London

MASTERS

Intelligence and International Security, Distinction

University of Cape Town

HONOURS

Philosophy, Distinction

University of Cape Town

BSOCSCI

Philosophy and International Relations

Class Medal: Foreign Policy Analysis

Dean's Merit List