Prof. Madéle Tait
Madéle Tait
Professor in the Department: Marketing Management, at Nelson Mandela University

Madéle has more than 30 years of experience in Tertiary Education. Her areas of expertise are Marketing and Customer Relationship Management. Throughout her career, she has consulted to Absa, Standard Bank, Die Burger and Portnet, amongst others.

She has authored a number of books, had articles published in several international journals and presented papers at both local and international conferences. She has lectured in the Netherlands, Germany, Uganda, Zimbabwe and South Africa.

Her professional accolades include a number of Best Paper Awards and runner-up of the Business Women Association and Nedbank’s Regional Business Achiever Award.

She has climbed Mount Rwenzori, the biggest mountain range and the third highest peak in Africa and recently completed 45km in the Comrades Centenary Hope Challenge.