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State of the Nations: Africa’s Design Pull

Cathy O’Clery is a highly regarded design consultant across Africa. Her career began in London, as Features Editor on the prestigious World of Interiors. After moving to South Africa in 1995, she became prominent as Editor of Elle Decoration and then Associate Editor of House and Leisure and Condé Nast House & Garden.

Cathy has also worked on product development with several leading South African stores and is an ongoing design facilitator for the Danish-operated Design Network Africa, for whom she hosts workshops and product-development programmes throughout the continent.