Olivia Venter


Knowledge Management Hub Manager


Olivia is SSN’s Knowledge Management (KM) Hub Manager. She has a BSc (Eng) in Chemical Engineering (with Honours) and an MSc in Conservation Biology (with distinction) from the University of Cape Town. Her career has followed an interesting path, from working as a communications intern in the City of Cape Town’s Sustainable Energy Markets Department, to finding sustainable waste solutions as the Coastal Technical Officer at Interwaste, to exploring the design industry as a Project Manager at Aloe Creatives. She has always had a passion for effective communication and supporting sustainable development, as well as a creative flair, which has led her to this position at SSN. In her spare time, she enjoys staying active, reading, spending quality time with her friends and looking after her plant-babies.