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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 Cenfri's founder and managing director. As a development ec [...]
Hennie Bester

Hennie specialises in the analysis of markets for financial inclusion [...]
Christine Hougaard
Technical Director

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

Herman is a Director at Cenfri and the Head of Client Insights for the [...]
Mia Thom
Technical Director

Since joining Cenfri in 2012, Mia has focused on exploring business mo [...]
Barry Cooper
Technical Director

Since June 2013, Barry has been collaborating with Cenfri on its retai [...]
Steph van der Westhuizen
Chief Operating Officer

Since June 2015, Steph has been responsible for Cenfri's enablement fu [...]
Richard Chamboko
Engagement Manager

Richard  manages the i2i facility’s research activities into the me [...]
Christiaan Loots
Engagement Manager

Christiaan has extensive data and quantitative analytics experience, p [...]
Jeremy Gray
Engagement Manager

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

Louise specialises in survey methodology, questionnaire design and dat [...]
Masiiwa Rusare
Engagement Manager

Krista Nordin
Research Associate

Krista  has a thirst for knowledge and innovation. She enjoys big-pic [...]
Benjamin Jourdan
Research Associate

Benjamin is a research associate within i2i’s Measurement team. He w [...]
Albert van der Linden
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 [...]
Mari-Lise du Preez
Partnerships Manager

As Partnerships Manager for i2i, Mari-Lise puts her interest in networ [...]
Leonard Makuvaza
Senior Researcher

Leonard’s primary focus at i2i is to develop measurement frameworks [...]
Renée Hunter
Senior Researcher

Renée’s research to date has focused mainly on client centricity an [...]
Kate Rinehart
Senior Researcher

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

Before joining Cenfri in November 2016, Baraka worked as a research as [...]
Rose Tuyeni Peter
Senior Researcher

Rose joined the Cenfri team in May 2016. She is part of the payments t [...]
Nichola Beyers

Nichola Beyers joined Cenfri in 2017 as a research analyst, working wi [...]
Matthew Ferreira

Matthew started as a research analyst at Cenfri in 2017. Since joining [...]
Rinelle Chetty

Rinelle works as a research analyst on the Insights team for insight2i [...]
Michaella Allen

Michaella started as a research analyst at Cenfri in 2018. Since joini [...]
Matthew Dunn

Matthew started  as a research analyst at Cenfri in 2018. Since joini [...]
David Saunders
Knowledge Manager

Before  joining Cenfri in 2012, David worked as a fellow at the ILO M [...]
Emily Westerlund
Monitoring Evaluation and Learning Officer

Emily joined Cenfri in January 2017 as the Monitoring Evaluation and L [...]
Karen Kühlcke
Content Curator

Karen joined Cenfri in 2017 as the content curator for the i2i facilit [...]
Antoine Fourié
Editorial and Brand Manager

Antoine joined Cenfri as Editorial Manager in May 2017. He ma [...]
Lisa Bruwer

Lisa joined Cenfri as an editorial intern in November 2016. She is now [...]
Tessa Kock
Financial Controller

Tessa has been part of the Cenfri team since 2009. She has more than [...]
Linet Engelbrecht
Office Manager

Before joining Cenfri in 2013, Linet worked in public relations for se [...]
Janine Paulsen
Personal Assistant

Since May 2015, Janine has been the personal assistant to Cenfri's man [...]
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 [...]
Linda Stanford
In-house Accountant

Linda joined Cenfri at the beginning of 2016. Besides being the in-hou [...]
Anja Smith

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

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