Education, Qualifications and Awards


  • London School of Economics (Trevennon Exhibitioner), London Business School, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago (Deans List), University of Southern California (Distinction); UNISA and the University of Aston
  • International Management Programme (London Business School; GSB University of Chicago; and Escola de Administracao des Empresas – Fundacao Getulio Vargas.
  • Brazilian Government Scholar 1975-76


  • PhD Aston Business School 1988 (Organisational Behaviour) [Study of knowledge workers / professionals]:
  • MPA (Public administration), University of South Africa, MPA (Public administration), 1985
  • AM, School of International Relations, University of Southern California (Distinction), 1982
  • MA Film Studies CNAA 1981
  • MSc (Econ) London University 1980 (Government-Business Relations)
  • DPA London University 1977
  • MSc London Business School 1975
  • FCA & FCIS (Chartered Accountant and Chartered Secretary1973), FCCA, FCIPD, FCIPR, Hon. FMS, FCIM, FCMI, FIoD (UK), Hon. FIOD (India), FIKE, Hon. FAIA

Academic and other Honours and Awards

Hon. FIOD (India)

CSR Lifetime Achievement Award

Hon. FMS

Change Agent and Transformation Leader Award

FAIA (Hon),

Hon. FSCA,

FIPM (By invitation)

FITD (By invitation)

IPR first place prize (CAM) and first place prize (SCCA)

George Strachan Prize, Kennedy Prize, King George V Silver Jubilee Commemoration Prize and Certificate of Merit (ICSA)

Graduate School Distinction (School of International Relations, University of Southern California)

Brasilian Government International Award

Deans List (Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago)

Trevennon Exhibition

Knight Commander (OLJ): KCLJ and Meritorious Service Medal (MSMLJ)

Commander, Companionate of Merit (OLJ): CMLJ