Lee Naik

Data science isn’t rocket science – so get learning

The days when data science was only available to the brainiest of number-crunchers are behind us, and anyone can take advantage of this accessibility.

Sep 18, 2019

One app to rule them all: Rise of the super app

Now is the perfect time to get in on the super app game, establishing your company as a preferred partner or supplier early on.

The no BS guide to innovation

When done right, innovation is a commitment to a new way of working that could open new paths to business relevance and growth.

Jul 31, 2019

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.

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.

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.

Mar 27, 2019

Data privacy is complicated

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

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.