David Tait

South Africa | Entrepreneurial Leadership Department

Dave Tait has over a decade of international design, research, and strategy and project management experience across the entire value chain of product and service development. He is a firm believer in finding solutions for the Bottom of the Pyramid using design as a tool for social change.

Dave worked at Terrestrial as creative director and senior partner in Emerging Futures Lab before establishing Design in Africa, a specialist consultancy focusing on user centered research for product and user experience design in emerging markets.

He brings his design thinking experience to the Leadership and Entrepreneurship curriculum at African Leadership Academy in the hope of making a positive change to the continent.