The Polisee Space is a progressive pan-African public policy consulting firm (PPCF). Through advising our clients in the private and public sectors, the firm hopes to contribute to a more fairer, just and prosperous South Africa, Africa and the world. It was officially launched on 25 February 2021 via Zoom.
The firm spends 70% of its time on consulting work and 30% on public duty. All modern and progressive private enterprises have to see their purpose of existence beyond the profit motive.
As a knowledge and services firm, The Polisee Space sells ideas, insights and skills to clients in the government sector, business, labour, civil society and other interested parties.
We believe in keeping a healthy balance between ideas, people, nature and resources.
Our philosophy is inspired by the idea of Change and Harmony. We believe that changes must lead to better results, development, peace, prosperity, sustainability and happiness.
The Polisee Space provides analysis and insights to clients not only to help them adapt to change but to empower them to shape outcomes.
- Advise the client.
- Rethink public policy.
- Incubate the next generation of public policy thinkers.
- Impact on public discourse.
- Contribute to big data capabilities.
MA (UJ), BA. Honours (UP), B.PolSci (UP), Mandela-Rhodes Scholar, APORDE Alumnus
David Maimela is founder and Executive Director of The Polisee Space, a public policy think-tank and consulting firm based in Johannesburg/Pretoria, South Africa. He has spent 20 years serving the South African public and the public service as an activist, researcher, academic, policy specialist, consultant, and public service manager. His exposure to both the theoretical and practical aspects of public policy makes him a valuable asset as a leader of the firm.Read More