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Gareth McHardy

Election Year: 2022

Election Constituency: Southern Africa

Scholar Status: Scholar in Residence

Rhodes Identifier: South African College School, Newlands & Lady Margaret Hall 2022

Gareth McHardy

Biography

Gareth is reading for the MPhil in Development Studies at the University of Oxford. Prior to this, he graduated with a Master's degree in economic development , an Honour's degree in economics, and an undergraduate degree in politics, philosophy and economics (PPE) from the University of Cape Town (UCT). Before leaving for Oxford, Gareth served as consultant coordinator for a non-profit, student-run consulting organisation (Phaphama SEDI) and as an associate for an American venture capital firm (University Impact).