Lisa Thandeka Zengeni

“I have a strong passion for cultivating evidence-backed solutions and strategies that inform the decision- making processes of organizations and go on drive impact and innovation in developing societies”.




Menaqua Land Restoration
Market Strategist
Jan. 2021 – Present
The Hague Area, Netherlands

Ingentium Limited
Senior Associate
Sep. 2019 – Present
Edinburgh, UK

Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children
Placement Researcher
May. 2019 – Aug. 2019
Geneva, Switzerland

Junior Analyst
Mar. 2017 – Sep. 2018
Cape Town South Africa



University of Edinburgh
MSc. International development
Sep. 2018 – Aug. 2019

University of Cape Town
Bachelor of Laws (LLB)
Jan. 2013 – Dec. 2016

University of Cape Town
Bachelor of social sciences (BSocSci)
Jan. 2012 – Dec. 2014


Top Skills
  • Strategic intelligence
  • Due Diligence
  • Qualitative research and analysis
  • Project cycle management
  • Project implementation
  • Problem-solving
  • Risk management


  • English
  • French