Grant Gelink - Advisory


Grant was the CEO of Deloitte Southern Africa from 2006 to 2012, and currently serves on the audit committee of the Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund. Grant was previously Chairman of the African Children’s Feeding Scheme.

Grant’s vast experience in Deloitte spans over 26 years and includes Lead Client Service Partner across a number of industries, Head of Consulting and Chief Executive of Deloitte Human Capital Corporation. Grant was a member of the Deloitte & Touché Tohmatsu Global Board. As a former teacher, Grant understands the challenges pertaining to the delivery of effective education across Africa and his passion for the mass development and upliftment of children, combined with his deep business experience, offers a tremendous asset to the Tutudesk Campaign Centre.

Grant serves on numerous boards and is an Independent Non-Executive Director at Santam Ltd. and Altron, Inc. In 2013 he was appointed Non-Executive Director of First Rand, and holds the same position at Grindrod Ltd and Eqstra Holdings Ltd. Grant holds various qualifications, including a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours), National Diploma in Public Administration, Higher Diploma in Education and Bachelor of Accounting Science.