Nicola Galombik

Founder & Board Chair

Nicola Galombik is the Founder and a non-executive board member of Harambee Youth Employment Accelerator. Nicola’s career spans television broadcasting, political activism, policy development, investment and business leadership – all with a common thread of igniting and leading social change. She is Executive Director at Yellowwoods, an investment holding company with several businesses in the financial services sector and restaurant/leisure sectors. Previously, Nicola established and was Managing Director of Converse Consulting, held senior executive positions in television broadcasting, policy and regulation and in education, and was a documentary filmmaker. Nicola was a Fulbright scholar and holds an MA from New York University.  She is a fellow of the African Leadership Initiative and the Aspen Global Leadership Network, as well as the IGD Frontier 100 and African Leadership Network.  She sits on the boards of several private sector businesses as well as the African Leadership Network.

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Harambee in the News

Effort Needed to Move Impact Sourcing to BPO Mainstream

14 Jul 2021

Ryan Strategic Advisory says that now is the time for big ideas about how new ways of doing business in CX and BPO can drive positive social change.

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Harambee in the News

Sector innovation creates new work from home call centre jobs for South African youth

09 Jul 2021

Collaboration between industry stakeholders proves it’s ability to unlock jobs.

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Harambee in the News

Skilling innovations for trade occupations

05 Jul 2021

Plumbing sector leads a new approach to apprenticeships, increasing youth employment and enhancing the sector

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