Delani is an educationist and former high school principal and leads the Landelahni Leadership in Education Programme, which he has successfully rolled out to thousands of Principals and senior managers in Schools across four provinces in South Africa.

He has a Bachelor of Arts, MSc in Leadership and Innovation and is currently completing his PhD at UKZN.

Delani is a trained mentor and coach and has had more than 25 years of experience in leadership and management positions, including private sector, education, non-governmental organisations and public enterprises. He coaches executives across 12 African Countries in the private sector and has developed a substantial public sector coaching offering.

He is also a skilled facilitator, and has successfully facilitated strategic sessions in a number of organisations including UNISA, ESKOM, NMCF, YMCA, University of KZN Executive, ECDC Executive and Board, just to mention a few.

Delani has lectured on part time bases at Tshwane University of Technology, North West University and Vaal University of Technology on Leadership and Governance and the Pretoria University Business School (Gibs) on Talent Management and Leadership in the 21st century.