LeadUP Podcast

UP alumni routinely rack up great achievements and take on leadership roles across the world and in all spheres.
We talk to some of UP's alumni stars about how they got there and what they've learned along the way.
Listen below or on your favourite podcast app.


 

Special : Professor Tawana Kupe, UP Vice-Chancellor and Principal, reflects on leadership lessons from our podcasts

Professor Tawana Kupe, UP Vice-Chancellor and Principal, wraps up this season of the LeadUP Podcast.

Episode 11: Deepa Sita, is a UP alumna and CFO of Tiger Brands, who has overcome many challenges.

Deepa Sita is the Chief Financial Officer at Tiger Brands, after holding similar roles at the likes of Mondelēz and Makro. She grew up working in a family business that she then took over after her father’s death.

Episode 10: Andries Levi Pretorius, UP alumnus and entrepreneur, on the fun of solving problems.

Andries Levi Pretorius is a successful serial entrepreneur and alumnus of the University of Pretoria who is innovating in the property industry.

Episode 9: Dr Coceka Mfundisi is the first woman to receive a Master of Medicine in Neurosurgery from the University of Pretoria.

Dr Coceka Mfundisi is the first woman to receive a Master of Medicine in Neurosurgery degree from the University of Pretoria.

Episode 8: Dion Shango is the Africa CEO at PriceWaterhouseCoopers and an alumnus of the University of Pretoria.

Dion Shango started with global professional services firm PriceWaterhouseCoopers soon after graduating with a BCom Financial Accounting from the University of Pretoria.

Episode 7: Leandri van der Wat, UP alumna working at L’Oreal in Paris, on authentic leadership

Leandri van der Wat is a Product Development Engineer at L’Oreal International and alumna of the University of Pretoria.


LeadUP is a project of the Alumni Relations Office of the University of Pretoria. You can find out more about us or get in touch at up.ac.za/leadup  

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