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Mithun holds a Bachelors in Economics and a Masters of Business Administration in Management (1997). He has worked in several positions in the area of management, productivity, and skills development in a career that spans over 21 years. Previously, Mithun worked in South Africa, Kenya, and Delhi India, heading curriculum development, instructional design, and strategic relationships. Mithun has published numerous articles, and is a regular speaker, on the topic of 21st Century Skills.
Sarah has over 19 years of experience working with Small Medium Enterprises and Multi-National Organisations in multiple sectors including, Trading, Retail, E-Commerce, Logistics, Healthcare, and Hospitality. A results-driven expert she utilises her sharp focus and wealth of knowledge to lead business success and implement organisational change. Sarah's key strength is in building highly effective cross-functional relationships using a very collaborative and hands-on approach. She holds a BA in Marketing and Management with honours and a Masters in Finance.
Peter holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Kenyatta University, a Masters of Business Administration degree from INSEAD, in Fontainebleau, France and is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). He has extensive and varied business experience spanning over 16 years in the areas of corporate leadership, financial management, audit, corporate planning and strategic management. Peter career history includes PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC) as the Head of Audit at British American Tobacco Eastern Africa (BATEA), Financial Controller at BOC Kenya Limited, Group Business Development Manager at East African Breweries Limited (EABL) and General Manager, Linksoft Communications Systems Limited. Peter has also been engaged privately by various firms as a business consultant for strategy and financial management.
Chris holds a B.Bus.Sc. (Hons) degree from the University of Cape Town (UCT) with majors in Economics and Marketing. Chris has previously held the position of International Business Area Manager at Unilever, responsible for marketing in Europe, North America and Canada - based in the Netherlands. In 1995, Chris returned to South Africa and joined IIR Conferencing and Training, as General Manager. Chris is the entrepreneur behind CBM Training, the market leader in management training in South Africa.
Amit comes with rich experience in business consulting, focusing on organisation effectiveness and capability. He has a varied multi-industry background, with expertise spanning Telecom, Banking, Real Estate, Hospitality and Education sectors. He also boasts a vibrant, diverse geographical understanding as a result of managing large projects in Asian, African, and Middle Eastern markets, enabling him to identify complex business problems & propose solutions of high relevance and impact to the partnering organisations.
Mamta has a long and successful professional career spanning 21 years in Hospitality, Finance, HR, and Training sectors. She also has global market experience having worked in the UK, Dubai, Africa and India. Mamta builds strong, trusted relationships with her clients and has expertise in synergising global teams to achieve a common objective. She holds a Bachelor's and MBA degree.