Grant Mandigora graduated from the University of Cape Town (UCT) with a bachelor of social science in organizational psychology and a post-graduate diploma in marketing management from the University of South Africa (UNISA). He has extensive experience in managing operations for premium retail brands in South Africa. More recently he has worked for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO)/UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) as a Regional Trade Coordinator focusing on Renewable Energy for Southern Africa. At Yale, Grant will concentrate on energy, and hopes to combine this with an MBA from Yale’s School of Management.