Programme for the Management of Public Enterprises (PMPE), Wits University
William is the Director and Founder of the Programme for the Management of Public Enterprises (PMPE), Wits University. He is the Founder and Chairperson of the Democracy Works Foundation (www.democracyworks.org.za) as well as the founder of The Little Black Book, sold to Times Media
William is the former Managing Editor of the Sowetan newspapr. He has also been a member of the PostGlobal Editorial Panel, Washington Post newspaper, Washington DC. His work and experience has seen him serve as an Advisor to UNESCO on the 2016 World Social Science Report .
He was former Senior Associate & Programme Director, Africa Asia Centre, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London; and former Senior Associate & Oppenheimer Fellow, St. Antony’s College, Oxford University; former Course Leader, New School University, New York.
He is the author of a couple of number 1 bestsellers. Among his most recent books is Restless Nation: Making Sense of Troubled Times, published by Tafelberg.