Dr Edward Dakora
Sol Plaatje University , Senior Lecturer and Head of Retail Business Management Programme
Dr Edward Dakora has conducted research on the internationalisation of South African retail businesses within Africa, and is currently leading a research project of similar nature commissioned by the Wholesale and Retail Leadership Chair.
Edward is also a team member of a collaborative international research project in Entrepreneurship. His research interest includes: international Business, especially in retailing and marketing, Entrepreneurship and Retail strategies for African markets.
He holds a Doctoral degree in Marketing from the Cape Peninsula University of Technology, where he also presented lectures in Entrepreneurship, Marketing and Research Methodology. Edward has previously worked on research projects with the Human Sciences Research Council focusing on South Africa’s corporate investment in the rest of Africa.