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Elton P.

South Africa

Summary

Highly unassumng, astute thinker and implementer. Innovative and creative - Able to comfortably adapt to shifting circumstances. Senior Manager that has provided strategic input over the last five years to C-Suite Executives. Having served on various strategic and industry committees and boards in ICT, Tourism, Engineering, Commerce, Health, Energy, Civil Society, Sport and Education. Frontline Research Group is top-tier B2B research brand with a 21/21 (21 years/21 African Countries) scorecard and a leading implementation partner to the world's premier philanthropy brands. 15 successful years consulting and advising in the SMME sector for economic and enterprise development, on national and international levels. Selected in 2012 to attend the international programme for science parks and incubators in Shanghai, China. Solving complex operational and strategic challenges with Innovative, conceptual thinking and implementation - always with deep insights of data analysis. Had the privilege of working on projects and programmes funded by international development agencies such as Sida, GIZ, ILO and USAID. Specific programmes include, Working for Water Programme with the National Department of Water and Environmental Affairs, Seda Focus Group with Brazil, Nedbank Entrepreneurship Academy, MTN Women In Business, Shanduka Black Umbrellas Incubation Programme, Development, Environmental Affairs and Tourism (DEDEAT) REI4P ( Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme), Sida - (Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency), Anglo American’s renowned Zimele enterprise development programme, International Labour Organisations (ILO) SIYB and Social Entrepreneurship Programme, Land Bank Micro-Finance Step-Up Programme, Desmond Tutu Community Advisory Board, Participating in the FHi360 Protocol Review in partnership with the HIV Prevention Network, Microbicide Trials Network with support from the United States National Institutes of Health (NIH), the Services Seta, W&R Seta, Microsoft, Seda, Seda Technology Programme, AIDC, ILO EYB Programme (First in SA). Possess an inquiring mind, who can analyse data and spot trends with an ability to predict likely shifts and deviations. Excellent and groomed ability to reference large amounts of retained information and configure it into usable permutations.

Experience

  • development
  • research & development
  • international development
  • data management
  • climate change
  • united states
  • china
  • brazil
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries
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