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Our team


Our team shares a common vision, committed to our mission of unlocking development outcomes through insights.
Doubell Chamberlain
Founder and Managing Director

Doubell is the founder and managing director of Cenfri. He has extensi [...]
Hennie Bester
Director and insight2impact Lead

Hennie is a passionate leader and ex [...]
Barry Cooper
Technical Director

Since June 2013, Barry has been collaborating with Cenfri on its retai [...]
Christine Hougaard
Technical Director

Christine has been part of the Cenfri team since 2008. She finds the i [...]
Mia Thom
Technical Director

Mia is a Technical Director, leading Cenfri’s Risk for development p [...]
Steph van der Westhuizen
Chief Operating Officer

Since June 2015, Steph has been responsible for Cenfri's enablement fu [...]
Isabelle Carboni
Senior Engagement Manager

Isabelle leads insight2impact’s measurement work, including the fina [...]
Louise de Villiers
Deputy Programme Lead

Louise specialises in survey methodology, questionnaire design and dat [...]
Jeremy Gray
Senior Engagement Manager

As  a member of the Cenfri team since 2012, Jeremy has worked on a nu [...]
Chernay Johnson
Engagement Manager

Chernay is an Engagement Manager in the Client Insights division of [...]
Masiiwa Rusare
Engagement Manager

Masiiwa is currently the Engagement Manager at Cenfri. He manages rese [...]
Albert van der Linden
Senior Research Associate

Since joining Cenfri in January 2015, Albert has been involved with Ma [...]
Antonia Esser
Research Associate

Antonia has been part of the Cenfri team since April 2016. Her main re [...]
Roland Mwesigwa Banya
Research Associate

Roland M. Banya is a development finance specialist with 10 years’ e [...]
Renée Hunter
Research Associate

Renée’s research to date has focused mainly on client centricity an [...]
Kate Rinehart-Smit
Research Associate

Since joining Cenfri in 2016, Kate has been involved in projects spann [...]
Michaella Allen
Senior Researcher

Michaella started as a research analyst at Cenfri in 2018. Since joini [...]
Nichola Beyers
Senior Researcher

Nichola Beyers works as a senior researcher within the [...]
Jana de Waal
Senior Researcher

Jana joined [...]
Matthew Dunn
Senior Researcher

Matthew started  as a research analyst at Cenfri in 2018. Since joini [...]
Matthew Ferreira
Senior Researcher

Matthew joined Cenfri in 2017 and he now works as a senior researcher. [...]
Nolwazi Hlophe
Senior Researcher

Nolwazi is a senior research analyst at [...]
Rochelle Jacobs
Senior Researcher

Rochelle has spent the past three years working as a behavioural pract [...]
Leonard Makuvaza
Senior Researcher

Leonard’s primary focus at i2i is to develop measurement frameworks [...]
Fabrice Gatwabuyege
Researcher

Fabrice Gatwabuyege is a research analyst in the [...]
Pieter Janse van Vuuren
Researcher

Since Pieter joined Cenfri’s Risk team in February 2018, his work ha [...]
Lucia Schlemmer
Researcher

Lucia Schlemmer is a research analyst at [...]
David Saunders
Senior Engagement Manager

Before  joining Cenfri in 2012, David worked as a fellow at the ILO M [...]
Antoine Fourié
Brand and Editorial Manager

Antoine is an applied linguist, specialised in English language editin [...]
Sarah Goodier
Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Officer

Sarah started as Cenfri’s Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) [...]
Karen Kühlcke
Content Curator

Karen joined Cenfri in 2017 as the content curator for the i2i facilit [...]
Eden D’Oliveira
Communications Coordinator

Eden joined Cenfri as Digital Communications Coordinator within the Kn [...]
Lisa Bruwer
Creative and Production Coordinator

Lisa joined the Knowledge Management team as an intern in November 201 [...]
Melanie Fairhurst
Senior Sub-editor

Melanie joined Cenfri as the Senior Sub-editor in 2019 as part of the [...]
Bryanah Marais
Editorial and Communications Intern

Bryanah joined Cenfri in April 2019 as an Editorial and Communications [...]
Tessa Kock
Financial Controller

Tessa has been part of the Cenfri team since 2009. She has more than [...]
Megan Gorridon
Human Resource Manager

Megan has been part of the Cenfri team since June 2019, as the Human R [...]
Linda Stanford
In-house Accountant

Linda joined Cenfri at the beginning of 2016. Besides being the in-hou [...]
Alexandrea van Roodt
RRI Programmes Administrator

Alexandrea joined Cenfri in April 2019 as Programmes Administrator for [...]
Gillian Lovatte
Project Portfolio Coordinator

Born and bred in Cape Town, Gillian joined Cenfri in 2017 as a Project [...]
Ismail Samsodien
HR Administrator

Ismail joined Cenfri in January 2019 as a HR Administrator. As a membe [...]
Linet Engelbrecht
Office Manager

Before joining Cenfri in 2013, Linet worked in public relations for se [...]
Marie Gouws
Receptionist

When Marie joined Cenfri in February 2015, she had worked as a recepti [...]
Amanda Schoeman
Personal Assistant

Amanda  joined Cenfri in February 2016. She has nearly 40 years’ se [...]
Thirza Stevens
Personal Assistant

Thirza joined Cenfri in August 2018 as the personal assistant to the m [...]
Anja Smith
Associate

Anja Smith joined Cenfri in 2008 as one of its founding staff members. [...]
Andre Swanepoel
Associate

In his 45-year career, Andre has worked in the insurance and banking i [...]