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Our team

Our team shares a common vision and DNA, 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 [...]
Antonia Esser
Senior Research Associate

Antonia has been part of the Cenfri team since April 2016. Her main re [...]
Albert van der Linden
Senior Research Associate

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

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

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

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

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

Anja Smith joined Cenfri in 2008 as one of its founding staff members. [...]
Herman Smit

Herman was a Director at Cenfri and the Head of Client Insights for th [...]
Andre Swanepoel

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