Tendayi Viki is an author and corporate innovation expert. As Associate Partner at Strategyzer, he helps companies innovate for the future while managing their core business. He has written two books; The Corporate Startup and The Lean Product Lifecycle. The Corporate Startup is the Winner of the 2018 Management Book Of The Year Award for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Tendayi previously served as Director of Product Lifecycle at Pearson, where he co-developed an innovation framework that won the Best Innovation Program 2015 at the Corporate Entrepreneur Awards in New York. Tendayi has been shortlisted for the Thinkers50 Innovation Award and was named on the Thinkers50 2018 Radar List for emerging management thinkers to watch.
With over 20 years experience as thinker and author, and over 6 years experience in corporate innovation consulting, Tendayi has worked with multiple companies namely ABN Amro, Air France, Airbus, American Express, British Museum, Copenhagen Fintech, DeBeers, General Electric, Lufthansa-Airplus, Nordea, Pearson, Rabobank, Standard Bank, Salesforce, TD Ameritrade and Unilever.