Mr Davis Cook

Davis is the CEO of RIIS, an specialist innovation consulting firm that assists organisations to tackle difficult and complex issues of long term market relevance and sustainability.

He has a diverse career history, including strategy, risk and management consulting for various global consultancies in both the UK and SA. He worked as a civil servant for several years, including as advisor to the MEC for Economic Development in Gauteng, focusing on innovation and growth policies for Gauteng. He has also started (and failed) several businesses in SA and the UK.

His academic background includes physics and applied math; politics, philosophy and economics; and development studies