Lee Naik

Show, don’t tell: Why freemium's taking over

In a world of digital charlatans, convince customers of your authenticity by giving them a fully viable product or service to use themselves.

Jul 17, 2019

Is the 4IR the secret to a dream life?

The secret to transforming SA into a digital society is thinking about technology as a layer that can be applied where it can make the most difference.

Jul 2, 2019

SONA 2019: Thin line between dreaming and doing

Maslow had it right. You can't expect functioning societies if people don't have access to the basics.

Jun 5, 2019

What to do while waiting for 5G

Preparing for 5G means reimagining organisations around more flexible and democratic ways of working.

May 22, 2019

How AI is giving HR a shot in the arm

Machine learning assesses future organisational challenges through the lens of employee behaviour, with IBM's Watson able to predict which employees are about to quit.

May 9, 2019

The Marvel guide to becoming a billion-dollar superhero

The odds were stacked against it, but in true superhero style, Marvel made a decision that would change its fate forever.

Apr 24, 2019

The hidden cost of customer loyalty

It's critical for businesses to treat the relationship between customer data and reward with transparency and fairness.

Apr 10, 2019

Time to get personal about our privacy

It's time to face the reality of the world in which we live, where almost any service we use runs on our personal data.

Data privacy is complicated

Everything you wanted to know about data privacy but were afraid to ask.

Mar 13, 2019

Trends 2019: Rediscovering purpose in a changing world

There is a growing awareness that ensuring a better quality of life for all is our collective responsibility, from governments to businesses to individuals.

Feb 27, 2019

Trends 2019: Time to clean up your data act

Data privacy must be part of organisational DNA rather than a one-time compliance exercise.

Feb 13, 2019

Trends 2019: Artificial intelligence goes mainstream

The rise of AI will see an era of coexistence and augmentation, as robots work with humans to make us better at what we do.

Lee Naik
CEO of TransUnion Africa.

Lee Naik is CEO of TransUnion Africa and is recognised as one of SA's leading digital and technology transformation experts. Naik has worked across all spheres of government and private sector industries. He has a deep understanding and appreciation of the transformative role technology can play and his experience ranges from developing first-in-country strategies and solutions to leading complex delivery programmes. In his previous role as MD of Accenture Digital, he focused on helping organisations transform their businesses to remain competitive in an increasingly digital world. A frequent speaker and commentator, Naik was recognised as a global top 10 commentator in the 2015 LinkedIn Top Voices awards, and was a recipient of the 2015 Standard Bank Rising Stars Award. In 2016, he was one of the top 10 finalists for the IITPSA's IT Personality of the Year award.