I learnt a lot about transformative leadership for Africa. President Adesina was an excellent mentor, role modelling the kind of leadership behaviour I would love to emulate in the future.
Country: South Africa
Current base: Pretoria, South Africa
Occupation: Senior Sector Expert: Economy
Organisation: Department of Planning Monitoring and Evaluation
Zukiswa is a senior researcher, senior policy analyst and scholar activist with extensive experience in policy development and analysis on economic growth, poverty alleviation and job creation. Previously she has worked for the World Bank.
She holds two master’s degrees from the University of Cape Town and University of Sussex and is currently studying for her PhD in Political Studies with the University of the Witswatersrand.