Research and consulting associates

Anthony Gird was trained in M&E during his Masters degree in Organisational Psychology (MBusSci) at UCT. Anthony has broad experience in evaluation and research in the higher education and small business sectors, specialising in quantitative research design and analysis.

Dr Mark Abrahams is the previous chairperson of the South African Monitoring and Evaluation Association and a lecturer in monitoring and evaluation at the University of Cape Town

Fetola: is a results-driven Enterprise Development organisation with a Vision to change lives for the better, forever. They design and implement high-impact CSI and enterprise development programmes with a special focus on women-owned & emerging micro-enterprises and rural enterprise. Fetola works with a range of Corporate, Government & International clients including Old Mutual, Shared Interest UK and the Embassy of Finland..

Inyathelo: The South African Institute for Advancement provides a centre for reflection and learning focused on assisting institutions and organisations with issues of their own sustainability and related leadership skills development.

Kate Clayton & Associates helps organisations (non-profits and corporates) further their social impact through strategic thinking, partnerships and more effective communication.

Lindy Dlamini a Project Consultant has extensive experience with facilitation, coordination and training and has worked with communities across South Africa. Lindy has a postgraduate degree in Administration, has successfully coordinated various research projects within the NGO sector, acts as a mentor and English educator and is conversant in nine of our eleven official languages.

Mthente Research and Consulting Services is a research-driven consulting firm that provides innovative services and solutions to public, private and NGO sector clients.

OneWorld Sustainable Investments is a business advisory and investment facilitation company that focuses on creating integrated solutions and services, based on the principle of sustainable development and investment.

Southern Hemisphere Consultants is a social and economic development consulting company doing work in Southern Africa and the Caribbean.

Resource development associates

Matthew Wild is a theatre and video director and producer with extensive experience in the social development sector who has collaborated with Impact on a number of documentaries and training videos.

Odd Digital Media creates digital solutions based on conceptually sound, highly structured and uniquely creative thinking.

The Gaslight is the sound and composition studio of drummer / composer Shaun Michau. Established in 2004, The Gaslight specialises in scores and sound designs for film, commercials, theatre and corporate work. Shaun studied at the UCT College of Music and has written many original theatre scores, composed the music for the South African Parliament’s State of the Nation Address in 2005, and worked with a wide range of clients including Mercedes-Benz, Miller Beer, The Centre for Early Childhood Development and the The Policy Project.

Technical associates

Implicit Design - owner Gareth Priede has worked as a professional software developer for over 10 years in three different countries, amassing extensive experience in all the major programming languages on both Windows and Linux. He is currently researching a PhD in Artificial Intelligence at UCT, teaching robots to play soccer.

Easy Capture specialises in digital data capture, using state of the art digital technology and a national network of field agents to deliver a total survey solution. From digital polls and questionnaires to media enriched surveys, Easy Capture provides Impact Consutling with access to more reliable data at near real-time speeds.