Head of Business Development Unit
Justin Smith is head of the Business Development Unit at WWF South Africa, overseeing business partnerships, marketing and fundraising activities for the organization.
Justin was previously employed at Woolworths Holdings leading the Good Business Journey (Sustainability Programme) – responsible for the strategy, structure and integration across the business to deliver it’s over 200 targets in transformation, social development, environmental issues and climate change across its African and Australasian businesses.
Prior to this Justin was head of Governance and Sustainability at Nedbank Group, an associate in Edward Nathan and Friedland (Pty) Ltd Environmental Law and Sustainability Services department; and a risk manager at Standard Bank Group Risk Management.
Justin holds a B Comm Law (cum Laude) ; LLB degree (cum Laude); B Comm Honours in Financial Management (cum Laude) (All University of Pretoria) and LLM (University of South Africa (UNISA) – Environmental law, International Economic Law, and International law.