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Guy Lundy - Non Executive Director

Guy Lundy is a principal in the Cape Town office of global executive search firm Odgers Berndtson. He is a director on the boards of several organisations, including the Cape Town International Convention Centre and Wesgro, where he is deputy chairman.

Until recently Guy was the CEO of Accelerate Cape Town, a business think-tank and stakeholder grouping representing 50 of the biggest companies in Cape Town. He has 15 years of experience in management consulting, including having run his own international corporate strategy consultancy. He has also worked for international firms such as Ernst & Young, Oracle, the London Stock Exchange and Dimension Data, during several years of living on four continents.

Guy completed his Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) in Economics at the University of Cape Town and his Masters in Futures Studies at Stellenbosch University. He is a well-known keynote speaker, focusing on the future of business in Africa, and the author of two books about South Africa and its future. In 2009 Guy was listed as one of the ‘Top 100 Thinkers in South Africa’ by the Business Day newspaper.

Guy has been appointed as an independent non-executive director of Visual and is a member of the Audit committee.