Institute of Social & Corporate Ethics, Founder & CEO (Oxford, Cape Town), 2021 to date

  • Research, advocacy and advisory related to addressing social injustice and corporate corruption


Bain & Co, Partner (Boston, New York, London, Johannesburg)

  • Develop and lead remedy plan in South Africa following state capture

  • Led client development and consulting project delivery for Financial Services clients

  • Leading role in professional development and recruiting in the US and South Africa

Taurus Associates, Founder & CEO (Johannesburg)

  • Deliver strategy projects to companies in financial services and energy sectors.

Old Mutual, Strategy Director (Cape Town, Johannesburg)

  • Member of Executive Committee. Responsible for strategy development, implementation and tracking.  Led expansion drive into new product areas.

Rio Tinto, Business Evaluation Executive (London)

  • Worked in Business Evaluation Department conducting strategic and financial evaluation of large-scale coal mining investments (acquisitions, divestments, capital injections) in USA, Indonesia, Australia, India and Zimbabwe.


Boart Longyear, Graduate Engineer (Johannesburg)

Boards: Companies

RSM, Ethics Committee, Accounting, South Africa

Shalamuka Capital, Chairman, Private Equity, South Africa,

Non-executive Director, 12 investment portfolio companies in mining, medical, industrial, security, chemicals, retail

Vumela Enterprise Fund, Founding Director, Impact Investing, South Africa

Boards: Non-profit Organisations

Read to Rise, Co-founder, Youth Literacy, South Africa,

Taurus School Solutions, Founder & Chairman, Education, South Africa

Family Life Centre, Chairman, Welfare, South Africa

A Wikipedia entry can be found here and my LinkedIn profile here


Interview conducted at Oxford University in 2017

A profile recorded by Vannie Kaap in my library in February 2020

A profile conducted by Inyathelo upon my receipt of their award for education, 2012

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An autobiographical poem read at the Abuja Literary Festival (online) in 2020



  1. Inyathelo Award for Education

  2. Lead SA

  3. Personalised bollard by City of Cape Town