Tendayi Viki

Principal Consultant, Benneli Jacobs


Dr. Tendayi Viki is the founder and principal consultant at Benneli Jacobs, a UK-based strategy and innovation consultancy firm that helps established companies develop internal ecosystems so they can innovate like startups. He holds a PhD in Psychology and an MBA; and is author of “The Corporate Startup” and “The Lean Product Lifecycle.” He has worked as a consultant for several companies including Pearson, Standard Bank, Egmont, The British Museum, The World Bank, General Electric, and Whirlpool. He is also a contributor at Forbes Magazine. Dr. Viki co-designed and helped implement Pearson’s Product Lifecycle, which is an innovation framework that won the Best Innovation Program 2015 at the Corporate Entrepreneurship Awards in New York. Pearson is a FTSE100 global education company with over 35,000 employees.