Upcoming events

Friday Talks

with guest speaker:

Gavin Erasmus

TuksNovation hosted a lunch hour webinar on the 19 th of March 2021 with Gavin Erasmus, who will share his insights on being  Sustainable from the Start-up.
A video recording is available per request.

DATE: 19 March 2021
TIME: 12:30 – 13:30

with guest speaker:
Gavin Erasmus 

 

ABOUT

Gavin Erasmus

Gavin is an experienced entrepreneur leveraging technology to deliver positive change. He was the CTO & co-founder of Sheep Inc – the world’s first carbon-negative fashion brand – where he led sustainable initiatives, product LCAs, architected and set up the full e-com tech stack, and developed a supply chain transparency platform to trace wool from farm to sweater. He is also a business and IT change delivery expert with extensive international experience delivering global, board-level initiatives, with multi-million-pound budgets at FTSE100 clients across Finance, Energy, Insurance, Utilities, and Paper industries. Gavin has deep insight into all aspects of change delivery gathered while at Accenture and as an independent consultant in Europe and Africa. Gavin is the Africa Manager for the Green Digital Finance Alliance working on mobilizing projects to leverage fintech for positive change.  He has extensive Blockchain / DLT experience from stable coin cryptocurrency to supply chain and agricultural management use case design with commercial and development clients gathered while at having online in his roles of Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO) and as Sustainable Product Owner. Gavin is passionate about sustainable solutions from technology to business models and alternate economies including mobile, platforms, DLT, local currencies, circular economies, and other forms of sustainability. He spent lockdown deep-diving into mobile app development and has built and launched 2 mobile application platforms using Google Flutter, Google Firebase Cloud Database.