Oran Cohen  |  Managing Director  |  Head Facilitator

Oran has dedicated his work to facilitating others’ genius in solving complex problems in various contexts. As a facilitator and entrepreneur, Oran has over 12 years experience in facilitating people and their ideas in more than 20 countries. As a serial innovator, Oran has imagineered documentaries, international leadership programmes as well as founded Non-Profit Organisations.

Oran is a SETA accredited facilitator and assessor. He has studied various forms of facilitation and methods such as Creative Problem Solving with Disney’s Imagineers and is currently completing his masters in Leading Innovation and Change through York St John University.

In 2009 he was selected as one of the most interesting young South Africans by the Mail and Guardian and has been called an emerging young global leader. In 2011 he was chosen as one of 50 International Evolutionary Leaders by the Source of Synergy Foundation.

Oran has worked and consulted in both private and public sectors and collaborated on specific projects with municipalities and a wide range of organisations. In these organisations he facilitated product innovation and ideation, leadership training, strategy, and creative thinking.

Oran is the Managing Director and founder of Genius Works Consulting.