Claire Barnardo

GSB Case Writing Centre Manager

Claire Barnardo started and manages the Case Writing Centre at the GSB. Now in its third year, the centre pioneers the writing and publication of African-focussed teaching cases. Established with funding from the Harvard Business School Alumni Africa Club, the Case Writing Centre now hosts a collection of teaching cases, some award-winning, that are relevant to doing business in emerging markets. Claire holds an MA in Media Theory & Practice from UCT and undergraduate degrees from Rhodes University. She has over a decade of editorial experience in magazine and newspaper publishing. Her previous role was as Group Editor of Sunday Times Neighbourhood - a set of national, weekly property and lifestyle supplements which she conceptualised and launched. Claire is passionate about writing and championing local business cases.