Nikki Maritz

Education development, accreditation and training specialist, based in South Africa.

NikkiNikki is a professional linguist, translator and business owner. She has had 16 years’ experience in private adult education. As a professional Linguist and trained translator, she started her career in course design, but soon moved on to marketing and business management in the private adult education sector.

Having earned her stripes in the ‘front end’ of the business, Nikki was selected by the Group MD to head up an innovation team to capitalise on gaps in the market. Having identified a specific legislative training need, she headed up the team that started a new college to service this need and grew the business to the point where it won the single biggest corporate training contract awarded to the Group.

Nikki left the Education Group to start her own business in 2008.


  • Education development
  • Programme accreditation
  • Quality
  • Business development