Tofeeq holds a Bachelor of Science Degree and Masters Degree in Business Leadership, from the University of South Africa. He worked for the City of Cape Town Tourism Business Development Unit as a Senior Professional Officer for three years from August 2007 to July 2010 on a contract basis.He is familiar with a number of key stakeholders in the tourism industry. He owned and operated my own Travel Agency from 1998 to 2005, and thus have extensive practical tourism and managerial experience. He lectures, conducts workshops and consults in a range of business related fields including; Tourism, Business Skills, Life Skills, Entrepreneurship, Human Resources, Sales & Marketing, Project Management and Corporate Strategy. He also serves as an examiner and moderator for Damelin / Intec and TSIBA. He mentors and coaches actively in the SMME sector and has a solid understanding of both businesses and local communities. He is currently a senior part-time lecturer at Varsity College, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University Business School, the Production Management Institute in the fields of Marketing, Management, Tourism, Human Resources, Operations, Quality Control etc. He has both the theoretical knowledge and practical experience in a range of industries. Tofeeq is also an accredited assessor with the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa.