About Guy

Guy Lundy presenting

Guy Lundy is a sought-after professional keynote speaker, with a focus on the future of Africa and the business opportunities presented by the continent’s dramatic growth story.

He is a Senior Client Partner with the world’s largest leadership advisory and executive search firm, Korn Ferry International.  He has previously been the CEO of leading business think-tank Accelerate Cape Town, and a Director of several organizations, including a listed entity.

Guy has also run his own corporate strategy consultancy, helping large companies develop foresight and an understanding of future trends, and he has worked for international firms such as Ernst & Young, Oracle, the London Stock Exchange and Dimension Data, during several years of living on four continents.

Guy was born and raised in Cape Town. He 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”.

In 2009 Guy was listed by Business Day as one of the ‘Top 100 Thinkers in South Africa’.