Who We Are

The Strategists...

is a boutique strategy and advisory firm with deep expertise and experience in the areas of strategy facilitation, innovation, advisory and research. We have worked with numerous global multinationals, listed firms, small, medium and large companies and governments around the world.

Our approach is to cut the jargon and assist clients to built relevant and implementable strategy and innovation solutions

Our strength lies in the blend we achieve of academic competence and industry experience. In this way we deliver outstanding, insightful, forward thinking input and guidance for our clients. We have a team of individuals with deep expertise which allows us to provide a bespoke solution for all our clients. Our niche service offering, and team of experts, allow us to provide a differentiated offering to all our clients.

The Strategists is made up of a multidisciplinary team of individuals with deep expertise in a number of sectors and numerous global client engagements. The Strategists is headed up by Abdullah Verachia.

Our Service Offering

Includes the following


Strategy design and facilitation:

The Strategists has designed and facilitated numerous strategy engagements for boards and leadership teams. Our experience in designing numerous strategy interventions in various sectors has given us the reputation for co-crafting world class strategy design, facilitation and outputs.



We have built significant expertise in the interplay between strategy and innovation. If strategy is the map, innovation is the fuel. Using global and local best practice, we help companies design and implement end to end innovation functions. This includes training, workshops, innovation challenges, an innovation management tool, design of innovation rooms, setting up of innovation advisory boards and committees, innovation advisory.


Executive education:

Having designed international learning journeys and immersions in over 50 countries globally our team have the expertise and experience to design and implement learning experiences around the world. We believe that immersions serve as powerful enablers to deepen awareness, understanding and global learning.


Keynote presentations:

Our leaders are widely sought for their cutting edge, relevant and fresh perspectives. We speak globally at conferences, events, business schools and companies.


Advisory and research:

Our team plays an active role in advising organisations in the areas of strategy, public policy, stakeholder engagement, economic and political insights and market positioning.

We also play an active role in conducting timely and relevant research.

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