Director for Enterprise and Investment, City of Cape Town
Over the last 25 years Lance has occupied different positions in the private sector, civil society and government. From 2004 to 2015 he was a Member of Parliament serving on various portfolio committees, with energy, the environment and the economy being his major focus. Since 2015 he has served as a director in the City of Cape Town, heading up the Enterprise and Investment department.
Lance also sits on a number of boards, including Wesgro, the Western Cape Economic Development Partnership, the Atlantis SEZ and the Bulungula Incubator. Lance has completed a BA Honours in African Studies majoring in politics and economics at UCT and a Postgraduate Diploma in Sustainable Energy from Stellenbosch University. He is also a Fellow of the African Leadership Initiative, which is part of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.