Dr Lester Goldman is extremely passionate about effectiveness and efficiency, having studied this intensively. Lester has a Doctorate in Business Administration, and amongst other professional registrations, is a Professional Accountant (SA). An experienced corporate executive, who has been involved in the professional association sector as a C-level executive for two Professional Associations, he is the current CEO of the Water Institute of Southern Africa. Lester is extremely passionate about unlocking the potential within teams and individuals, thereby contributing to their growth and development. He believes in continuous development and learning, and strives to create an enabling environment within organisations, to allow positive change. Most importantly, Lester loves learning from every single person he meets.