Frik Landman is a businessman cum consultant who turned to academia in 2005. He lives in Stellenbosch, South Africa.

He has spent the past 25 years in business and consulting to a range of SMEs and corporates on issues of Strategic Leadership, Transformation and Organisational Development. His business proprietorship positioned him well to take up the leadership of USB Executive Development (USB-ED) in 2005.

He is the Chairman of the boards of the Centre for Financial Regulation and Inclusion (CENFRI) and Sunmedia a publishing company; a member of the International Advisory Board of Vlerick Business School in Belgium; advisory board member of BEN-Africa, member of various board committees and the IoDSA.

Landman holds a BA in Hebrew, Philosophy and Psychology from the universities of Port Elizabeth and the University of Johannesburg. He obtained his BTh as well as his MTh in Theology and Ethics from the University of Stellenbosch and his MCert in Development from the University of Johannesburg.