We help organisations tell stories with data.
Data Innovator is a strategic information consultancy based in Johannesburg, South Africa. At Data Innovator we are passionate about the innovative use of data, underpinned by Monitoring and Evaluation principles. Our business focus is on helping organisations improve the way they use and communicate information. We have a socially conscious approach and place emphasis on supporting development initiatives, such as corporate social investment, NGOs and donors, and providing data skills development.
Data Innovator was founded in 2015 by Jerusha Govender, a South African Entrepreneur and M&E specialist. Her aim is to make a positive impact on the way data is used for development in Africa.
Data Innovator has been featured in Entrepreneur SA and Destiny magazines, and on Cliff Central Inspired Youth show. In 2020, Data Innovator won the Vulekamali Data Visualisation Competition.
MEET THE TEAM
Data Innovator is made up of a team of young African professionals.
MM-PDM, MPH, BSc (Med) Hons, entrepreneur, data creative, and Monitoring and Evaluation specialist with over 10 years’ experience in public health and development management.
B.Bus.Sci Hons Economics, Allan Gray Orbis Foundation Fellow, design, M&E and research in philanthropic, education and other social development programmes..
MA in Demography and Population Studies, Technical assistance, research and policy review skills for sexual and reproductive health.
MA-Health Demography, qualitative and quantitative researcher and analyst passionate about women, child and adolescent health research.
Over 16 years of experience in the design industry, both as an entrepreneur, freelancer and in-house designer.
Data Science Associate
Msc, BSc Hons, Data Science and Analytics, specialist and consultant with more than 10 years of experience in the fields of Data Science, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), and ICT4Dev.
Strategic Information & Health Associate
MBA (Management Consulting) from the University Of Stellenbosch Business School. She is trained in management, strategy, leadership and Monitoring and Evaluation.
Social science researcher with experience in designing, managing and successfully executing basic and applied research projects: including impact, outcome and process evaluations, systematic literature reviews and formative research.
Passionate about early learning and childhood intervention with a focus area on Early Childhood Development using an asset-based community or systems approach.
Graphic Design and Informatics. He is an innovator and entrepreneur in the world of intelligent technology and innovation.