Advisory Board

Dr Deon Rossouw
Dr Deon Rossouw Chairperson: Advisory Board
Dr Deon Rossouw is the CEO of The Ethics Institute and Extraordinary Professor in Philosophy at the University of Stellenbosch. Deon is an internationally recognized expert in Business Ethics and the Ethics of Corporate Governance. He wrote several books on business ethics and published in leading international journals. He was the Founding President of BEN-Africa.
Dr Divya Singh
Dr Divya Singh
Dr Divya Singh is currently the Chief Academic Officer at STADIO Holdings Ltd, a private higher education investment company listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. She is a Certified Ethics Officer and the Executive Director of Globethics.net, Southern Africa.
Escher Luanda
Escher Luanda
Escher Luanda is one of Namibia’s leading authority in corporate governance. Escher serves on the governing bodies of various entities: the Committee for Responsible Investing in South Africa (CRISA), the National Youth Service, Namforce Insurance, and the Namibia Institute of Corporate Governance (chairperson). He is a certified ethics office.
Prof Kemi Ogunyemi
Prof Kemi Ogunyemi
Prof Ogunyemi currently teaches business ethics, managerial anthropology, self leadership and sustainability management at the Lagos Business School, Nigeria. She is also the director of the Christopher Kolade Centre for Research in Leadership and Ethics as well as the academic director for the School’s Senior Management Programme.
Jovita Fazenda
Jovita Fazenda
Jovita Fazenda, of Multichoice Mozambique, previously the Executive Head of Ethics and
Compliance at Vodacom Mozambique, has extensive experience in the field of Corporate Governance, Management of Ethics and Compliance programs. She is passionate about ethics and ethics management, and is a certified Ethics officer and active Ethics trainer.
Liezl Groenewald
Liezl Groenewald
Liezl is the Senior Manager Organisational Ethics at The Ethics Institute. Liezl has been in the field of organisational ethics since 2004. Her main expertise lies in advising organisations on ethics management and strategies, conducting organisational ethics risk and culture assessments, facilitating ethics workshops, conducting ethics investigations, auditing Whistleblowing Service Providers, advising whistle-blowers and training Boards and Social and Ethics Committees.
Prof Arnold Smit
Prof Arnold Smit
Prof Arnold Smit associate professor of Business in Society at the University of Stellenbosch Business School where the focus of his academic work is on the integration of ethics, responsibility and sustainability in leadership and organisational practices.