Lynette Ntuli is the CEO of a South African entity that provides property, asset management and infrastructure solutions to the built environment. A World Economic Forum Global Shaper and Founding Curator of a South African hub, Lynette Ntuli was selected (in 2014) as one of the Top 200 Leaders of Tomorrow by the St. Gallen Symposium. Lynette is a 2014 Mandela Washington Fellow in the flagship program of President Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI), a former Advisory Board member of First National Bank (FNB) in the Kwa-zulu Natal Region, a member of the African Leadership Network and the Interim Chair of the Commonwealth Alliance of Young Entrepreneurs in Southern Africa (SADC). Lynette sits on the executive committees and working groups of various industry related organisations. She also presents the weekly Business Day TV Show “SME Funding” (BDTV, Channel 412).
Other Awards and accolades received include the Fun Fearless Female Award – Cosmopolitan Magazine; “Woman to Watch” – Destiny Magazine; “Under 30 and on Top Feature” – O Magazine, the Mail and Guardian’s 200 Young South Africans Award and she was featured in the Power of 40 in Destiny Magazine. Lynette was named the Glamour magazine Woman of The Year, 2014, in the business category. Lynette became the first woman in South Africa to become GM of a super regional shopping centre (The Pavilion) and CEO of the Durban Business Enhancement Initiative.
Lynette leverages her business experience and networks to add value to your event; conference; seminar and strategic interventions in the following ways:
- Event and Programme Content Development
- Programme Direction and Management (MC)
- Facilitation Services for Panel Discussions; Strategy Sessions and Conventions
- Business Development and Strategic Consulting
She holds post graduate property specific qualifications from the University of Pretoria and the University of Cape Town GSB.
Passionate about youth development and leadership, Lynette is a Founding Director and Chairman of IgniteSA.com, a youth oriented digital media and programme platform which curates content in Education, Skills and Entrepreneurial Development in South Africa.