Guy Lundy is the CEO of a Cape Town-based business organisation representing 35 major corporations that brings together key stakeholders in the Cape region to develop and implement a long-term vision for sustainable, inclusive economic growth. He is also a Director of several organisations.
Through his work, Guy has for many years been in the privileged position of being exposed daily to the most senior business and government leaders around the world. He participates in the development of long-term strategies for some of the biggest companies, and he uses the insights gained from his interactions to form and fine-tune a view of how the future will look. His audiences benefit from his leading thinking on how to respond to the ever-changing environment.
Lundy previously ran his own corporate strategy consultancy, helping large companies develop foresight and an understanding of future trends. 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.
Born and raised in Cape Town, Guy completed his Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) in Economics at UCT and his Masters in Futures Studies at Stellenbosch University. He is the author of two books about South Africa and its future, namely ‘South Africa: Reasons to Believe’ and ‘South Africa 2014: The Story of our Future’. He was recently listed by Business Day as one of the ‘Top 100 Thinkers in South Africa’.