Transforming businesses, lives and the world we live in.

The creator of AMANI™, Deborah has a unique understanding of what makes people tick and the keys to success – as business people and as human beings.

But it was a project to bring water to a village in Africa that made Deborah realise the power and potential of people, technology and business as a force for good. 

She develops ways to bring out the best in people. Aligning individual values and aspirations with corporate and cultural dynamics, Deborah transforms businesses and lives to positively shape the world we live in. 

“Dedication and passion seldom seen nowadays!”

“Integrity in saying what needs to be said.”

“A firebrand of inspiration.”

 

 

 

It is time for us to be and do our best.


The creator of AMANI™, Deborah has a unique understanding of what makes people tick and the keys to success – as business people and as human beings.

But it was a project to bring water to a village in Africa that made Deborah realise the power and potential of people, technology and business as a force for good. 

She develops ways to bring out the best in people. Aligning individual values and aspirations with corporate and cultural dynamics, Deborah transforms businesses and lives to positively shape the world we live in.

NEXTGEN LEADERSHIP

Develop the mindset to thrive and have positive impact.

LEADERSHIP TEAMS

Optimise performance and effectiveness of your senior leadership.

BUSINESS LEADERSHIP

 

Proactively engage with innovators and disruptors.

SPEAKING & EVENTS

Shift gears at your next event with an interactive talk or insightful dialogue.

STRATEGY & EXECUTION

A budding entrepreneur wanted to create an investment company focused on Africa with a triple-bottom line. We helped him define and shape the vision, as well as the values and behaviours he wanted to stand for and demonstrate. We then measured some of the target...

TEAM ACQUISITION

A financial institution was in trouble and we were contacted by a member of the team to look at options. Within the space of a week, every member of the team was profiled, identifying their skills, capabilities, aspirations and team fit. We worked out a number of...

CO-FOUNDER DYNAMICS

Behind any successful venture is the dynamics of the people. In this particular case, there were three individuals who came together to form a new investment company. On the face of it, they shared a common vision and belief system, but coming together and delivering...

COMPANY CULTURE STARTS WITH YOU

Ask a person the reason they love to travel and oftentimes they say to experience different cultures. Human beings seem to be intrigued by the social norms and ways of living of their fellow man in different cities and villages around the world. Having the experience...

USE YOUR RESOURCES TO OPTIMISE YOUR IMPACT

For the last few years the topic of regulation has played a key role in our economies. From debates about stronger regulation for banks to curb future debacles that led to the financial crisis, to regulations for tech giants and what to do with private data. What I...

FIND YOUR HARMONY – UNLOCK YOUR POTENTIAL

Imagine a violin - its beautiful lines, the warmth of its colour, the depth of its lacquer, the tactile feel of the wood. Such a work of craftsmanship, and yet, the beauty of the violin is wasted if hidden, nestling in its velvet lined case. Its true beauty comes when...

SALTY NOT SWEET – THE POWER OF WOMEN

There is a general look of surprise, even bewilderment, when people hear I love working in the Middle East. This for the simple reason that I’m a woman. I understand how there is a perception that women are not respected or highly regarded in the Middle East,...

ENABLING THE NEXT GENERATION TO THRIVE

I love studying, working with and sharing stories about the next generation for it is a subject that encompasses defining wealth, the impact of our actions and indeed our purpose. In a nutshell it incorporates the purpose of our wealth…the purpose of our lives…and how...

GET THE MOST OUT OF YOUR BOARD

While internal boardroom politics are the bane of many an executive’s existence, getting your board members working in the same direction can be a vital step towards a successful CEO tenure. Corporate governance has brought with it greater scrutiny of the board, its...

Case Studies

STRATEGY & EXECUTION

STRATEGY & EXECUTION

A budding entrepreneur wanted to create an investment company focused on Africa with a triple-bottom line. We helped him define and shape the vision, as well as the values and behaviours he wanted to stand for and demonstrate. We then measured some of the target...

TEAM ACQUISITION

TEAM ACQUISITION

A financial institution was in trouble and we were contacted by a member of the team to look at options. Within the space of a week, every member of the team was profiled, identifying their skills, capabilities, aspirations and team fit. We worked out a number of...

GET THE MOST OUT OF YOUR BOARD

GET THE MOST OUT OF YOUR BOARD

While internal boardroom politics are the bane of many an executive’s existence, getting your board members working in the same direction can be a vital step towards a successful CEO tenure. Corporate governance has brought with it greater scrutiny of the board, its...

FIND YOUR HARMONY – UNLOCK YOUR POTENTIAL

FIND YOUR HARMONY – UNLOCK YOUR POTENTIAL

Imagine a violin - its beautiful lines, the warmth of its colour, the depth of its lacquer, the tactile feel of the wood. Such a work of craftsmanship, and yet, the beauty of the violin is wasted if hidden, nestling in its velvet lined case. Its true beauty comes when...

SALTY NOT SWEET – THE POWER OF WOMEN

SALTY NOT SWEET – THE POWER OF WOMEN

There is a general look of surprise, even bewilderment, when people hear I love working in the Middle East. This for the simple reason that I’m a woman. I understand how there is a perception that women are not respected or highly regarded in the Middle East,...

“Dedication and passion seldom seen nowadays!”

“Integrity in saying what needs to be said.”

“A firebrand of inspiration.”

 

 

 

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Beauty starts in your head, not in your mirror. - Joubert Botha #quote

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