Edward Kieswetter is a life-long leadership scholar and practitioner. In his leadership roles, he has worked extensively within the private sector as well as the public sector – including Government, SOE’s and Universities within South Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa as well as Europe, bringing unique insights and experiences from several cultural and national contexts within Commercial and Non-Profit organizations. He has a deep conviction that leadership is an inordinate privilege and has service as its ultimate purpose. Edward was Group Chief Executive of Alexander Forces from 2010 to 2016. Under his leadership the company restored its institutional integrity and financial performance, rebuilding a reputation and ethos of trustworthiness. In previous roles as the Deputy Commissioner of the South African Revenue Service and Senior Executive at Eskom, Edward has led groundbreaking change management Programmes with pioneering and world-class results. Throughout this, his focus and investment in people was a hallmark of his work.