Nerissa Naidu

Corporate Strategist and Member of the Board, Nottx

As a native South African, Nerissa has been a proponent of equality and strives to break the mould of stereotypes in gender, race and professional norms. Nerissa is currently an independent board member and strategic adviser to: - Nottx, a firm engaged in promoting diversity by using behavioral science - Fennech, a fintech developing intelligent cash management - Portabl.co, a SaaS eco-system that provides portable insurance, benefits and savings products for the global freelance economy. She is a global mentor, coach to underprivileged scholars and an executive sponsor in diversity groups for women, minorities and young professionals. Executive MBA, NYU Stern School of Business (2014); Bachelor of Technology: Industrial Engineering, Durban University of Technology (2003), and through continued executive education: Leading Businesses into the Future (2017) and the Senior Executive Programme, London School of Business (2018).