Willem S Eksteen, Chief Executive and founder of Stone, has a passion for business strategy, integrated marketing and communication. He loves the earth and the people of Africa, the continent of his heart and birth. He has lived and worked in South Africa, Europe and the United States and interacts comfortably at the highest levels in the public and business sectors all the way through to doing charitable hands-on work with homeless and destitute people. He consults to local and international organisations, developing business, communication, engagement, digital and CSI strategies – balancing traditional and online platforms for the best organisational results. He holds a degree in Law from the University of Pretoria and a post-graduate Honours in Journalism from the University of Stellenbosch. He is a frequent specialist speaker and contributor on various platforms of public, industry and social relevance. A group of highly-skilled and experienced consultants complement his wealth of field knowledge, expertise and superior strategic ability.
Willem is backed by a skilled team of consultants who harness their experience in international strategy development and their industry and marketing knowledge to facilitate strategy development and formulation through an interactive process with client leadership to ensure the best business results.