Colin is the Director of Global Partnerships, for the GivenGain Foundation, an organisation that currently serves over 2000 non-profit organisations and 120 000 donors in more than 180 countries with a web-based multi-currency crowdfunding platform.
Colin has specialised in the fields of relationship management, strategic marketing, social finance, social enterprise and online fundraising. He has worked in each of these disciplines both theoretically and in practice for more than 15 years. He has worked for and founded both local and international profit and non-profit organisations designing, implementing and managing multi-faceted relationship and information-oriented strategies assisting companies in wide range of industries across the world.
He has received a Bachelor of Social Science majoring in Business Administration, Politics and Economics, a Masters of Philosophy cum laude in the field of Information and Knowledge Management and is currently completing his PhD through the University of Stellenbosch Business School.