South Africa

What we offer

Common Purpose South Africa runs leadership development programmes that inspire and equip people to work together across boundaries.

Whether you are in the early stages of your career and ambitious to rise through the ranks, or you are already in a senior position, you can choose from a range of our programmes to suit your needs. 

Some of our programmes will occur over a number of days and some are modular, meaning that you can take a flexible approach and tailor the programme to suit you.

You can click on one of the programme buttons below to browse through what we offer at different career stages. We can also customize programmes to a specific brief.

Africa Venture

Africa Venture is a pan-African leadership programme for emerging leaders from all regions of the continent.

The streetwise mba®

A programme for inclusive leaders: to lead diverse teams, serve diverse customers and work with diverse stakeholders. 


An annual global programme which assembles 100 exceptional senior leaders selected from governments, businesses and NGOs across the 53 countries of the Commonwealth.

Customized Programmes

We create innovative ways to develop your current or next-generation leaders in a way that delivers value to your organization immediately.