Occupational Position: Director: SAB Foundation
Bridgit Evans heads up the SAB Foundation which invests in and provides business support to entrepreneurs and social innovators. Prior to this, Bridgit was the CEO of the GreaterGood Group, a firm specializing in socio-economic development consulting across eight African countries to international aid agencies, impact investment professionals, social enterprises, the private sector, and South African government departments.
Bridgit began her career at Tshikululu Social Investments, philanthropic grant managers for Anglo American, De Beers, and the First Rand Group. She also spent time at the Gordon Institute of Business Science running the Social Entrepreneurship Programme as well as the Imagination Leadership Programme. Bridgit has two degrees in Psychology and an MBA from the University of Cape Town and the Indian School of Business in Hyderabad. She currently serves on three boards including Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN) South Africa. She is an Archbishop Tutu Leadership Fellow with a passion for unlocking opportunities for people to transform their lives and realize their potential.
Honours in Psychology from the University of Johannesburg
MBA from the University of Cape Town and Indian School of Business
2011 Archbishop Desmond Tutu Leadership Fellow
Additional Tags: Psychology, Socio-Economic Development, Consulting, Social Investments