Nicky Terblanche is a Research Fellow, part-time lecturer and research supervisor on the MBA and MPhil Coaching programmes at the University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB), South Africa. His academic interests include both business coaching and information system. He also runs an executive and business coaching practice and consults as an IT architect. He has an MPhil in Management Coaching, an MScEng in electronic engineering and is currently completing his PhD in Business Management at USB.

In his coaching and facilitation practice he combines his analytical ability with his interest and passion for people to facilitate transformative learning in a business context. He has coached at senior levels in various organisations and has led workshops in 20 countries in Africa, Middle East and Latin America. His research interests include transition coaching, transformative learning, complexity theory and the application of mobile technology for financial inclusion.