Manoj has deep technical expertise in data and technology, his experience has allowed him to draw on the relevant understanding to exploit opportunities & align strategies. His training, qualifications & passion for data & the intersection with technology drive his underlying philosophy for evidence based decision-making, the impact on the future of business and society.
His work includes: serving as a data scientist; building data science capabilities and operationalising this capability sustainably within organisations of different sizes; artificial intelligence deployment and change management. He is also the founding director for an AI think-tank and has consulted to over 60 companies globally.
He is also a Senior Lecturer and Faculty member at GIBS, the Gordon Institute of Business Science in Johannesburg, lecturing research, statistics, predictive analytics, digitisation, intersection of business, society and technology, artificial intelligence and lead faculty for innovation and design. He also supervises MBA and PhD theses in the fields of: International business strategy and structure; Data and strategy; Digital Business models; and innovation.