Dr. Gary Kendall has been working at the intersection of business strategy and systemic risk for more than a decade. Prior to joining Nedbank in November 2013, he was Deputy Director at the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership in Cape Town, helping business leaders in Southern Africa to understand the mounting system pressures that will reshape their operating context.
Gary previously served as Executive Director at SustainAbility, a hybrid think-tank and strategy consultancy based in London, advising blue-chip organizations – including Ford, Shell, Nestlé, Novo Nordisk, Anglo American, A.P. Moller-Maersk, and Sasol on how to strengthen their business strategies with enhanced systems intelligence. Gary is the author of the WWF publication on electromobility “Plugged In: The End of the Oil Age”. He has a Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry.