Anastacia Mamabolo is a senior lecturer at University of Pretoria’s Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS). She qualified as an Optometrist and after few years of practising, she registered an MBA at University of Limpopo, followed by a PhD (business administration with focus on entrepreneurship) at GIBS. She teaches on the MPhil International Business, MPhil Corporate Strategy and Doctoral Programmes in the areas of research entrepreneurship and research design. She has presented at international conferences and published articles in peer-reviewed journals. Anastacia also supervises the masters and doctoral students.