Speaker | Independent Director | Consultant | Authoress | Coach

Marjorie Ngwenya
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Marjorie is a coach, speaker, consultant and non-executive director who is passionate about personal development. She is a Past President of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA), headquartered in the UK. She was elected by the IFoA Council to become the first president to be based outside the UK. She is also the youngest president in the organisation’s 160 year history, the third female and the first person of colour. As a resident of South Africa, she works with global clients.


Independent Director

Marjorie currently serves as a non-executive director on a number of boards in the financial services and not for profit sectors.



The majority of her career has been spent as a consultant in various guises, in the insurance and education sectors. Marjorie continues to undertake a portfolio of work as a freelance consultant.

Changing Mindsets

Speaker & Coach

Marjorie’s philosophy is premised on the belief that each person has a bespoke life purpose to fulfill. Her role as a coach is to facilitate the journey towards purposeful living, by exploring how a client’s personal values and strengths can be leveraged to realize this goal. She has spoken at a number of  conferences globally. She has also chaired numerous events and been a motivational speaker.

My latest titles

Gripping reading for young and old.

Shumba the Lion and Friends: Book 1

Shumba the Lion and Friends: Book 2

Shumba the Lion and Friends: Book 3

Shumba the Lion and Friends: Book 4

Living with Purpose: A Workbook for Young Adults

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