Francois du Toit
Francois du Toit "has nearly a decade of experience in financial services and technical capacity building in rural development. He gained years of invaluable experience in Micro-Finance and SMME capacity building and technical assistance at the coal face, having been programme manager of USAID's US$3 Million Ntinga Micro-enterprise Support Project for the last year of his tenure there enabling him to develop a deeper understanding of the dire need for meaningful skills transfer. Francois holds a B.Com in Marketing, Economics and Business Administration, and a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from the University of Natal, Pietermaritzburg, as well as a Diploma in Project Management. Francois is sought after as a speaker and facilitator, and has successfully raised over R10 million for a variety of rural and environmental projects over the past few years."