Chris Whelan from Accelerate Cape Town is stepping down as CEO.
Accelerate Cape Town (ACT) has made a name for itself as a facilitator between government, corporate and higher education to help drive dialogue around innovation in South Africa.
After three years, Whelan is relocating to New Zealand to lead the newly formed Wellington Regional Economic Development Agency as its first chief executive.
"On the one hand, I love South Africa but, on the other, it's such a huge opportunity for me. The ...