Abbas is the Director for Innovation and Transformation at Aurecon, the largest engineering consulting and advisory business in South Africa. He is a seasoned businessman and corporate executive with a strong track record of experience in both government and private sector. He holds qualifications across the engineering, business and futures fields. He is a registered professional engineer and has operated at a senior level within the local and international engineering consulting environment.
His specialist areas include Business Strategy, Afrikan Innovation, Transformation of corporate South Africa and Futures Thinking. He is responsible for driving Aurecon’s Innovation Programme in Africa as well as crafting Aurecon’s transformation strategy in South Africa. He is a registered professional engineers and further qualifications in the business and futures studies fields. He is also the Community liaison Africa for the World design Organisation, WDO.
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