Ms Nicola Weaver is currently the Chief Academic Officer for iXperience, an entrepreneurial startup that combines immersive classroom learning, hands-on professional experience, and cultural and personal exploration. Prior to that, she ran a multi-million dollar, multi-year education innovation investment initiative for one of the largest financial services groups in Africa.
Nicola is currently pursuing a Doctorate in Education through the University of Glasgow. She has completed the Harvard Kennedy School Executive Education programme on Innovation for Economic Development, and holds a Masters degree (Economics) from WITS, an Honours Degree (Economics) from the University of Cape Town, and B.A. (Value & Policy Studies) from the University of Stellenbosch.