CEO - NEPAD Business Foundation
Lynette is an African development expert, having actively contributed to initiatives such as the BEE Charter and the Presidential International Advisory Council on ICT in South Africa. She was formerly a senior government and public affairs manager at Hewlett-Packard South Africa (HP), being exposed to African and international business while implementing progressive policies in line with BEE principles.
Lynette also serves on the Board of Directors of FANRPAN, and was the Vice-Chair of Enablis. She holds qualifications in Communications and Public Relations and has also completed the African Leadership Programme from Wits Business School in South Africa and is a Fellow of the Aspen Institute’s African Leadership Initiative