Hybrid business models (including social enterprises, Fairtrade, green businesses, cooperatives, non-profits)

Bev Meldrum

I am a PhD candidate looking at social innovation networks across Africa. I have more than 20 years experience as a practitioner in social entrepreneurship and social innovation in the UK and South Africa.

Dr David Littlewood

I am a researcher and lecturer in management and human geography, with interests in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), business and society, and social and environmental entrepreneurship, with a particular focus on the developing world. I am currently employed as a Lecturer in Strategic Management at Sheffield University Management School. P ...

James Danielsen

I'm a PhD student at Rhodes University in South Africa. My research interests focus on deliberative democracy, economic democracy, post-scarcity, information communication technology, fossil and renewable energy, and sustainability and development. I have a background in software development and I am a part-owner in a company which develops a web-b ...

Nicola Jowell

Nicola Jowell is an adjunct Senior Lecturer at the University of Cape Town’s Graduate School of Business. She convenes the MPhil in Inclusive Innovation, an interdisciplinary, research-based Masters degree that leads to the development of sustainable solutions for challenges in Africa. Previously, Nicola worked for SABMiller plc, and prior to that ...

Location - Where they areSouthern Africa
Region - Where they conduct researchSouthern Africa
Prilashnee Moodley (Michelle)

I am a PhD Candidate conducting research on entrepreneurship in South African townships. My research interests include entrepreneurship; social and economic development; poverty alleviation; social entrepreneurship.

Professor Diane Holt

Diane Holt (BSc, MSc, PhD) joined Essex Business School in November 2013. Previously she held posts at Queen’s University Belfast (2007-2013) and Middlesex University Business School (1996-2007). Previous duties have included designing and delivering a suite of postgraduate Masters programmes in the sustainability area whilst at Queen’s. She also s ...