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"Individually we are one drop, together we are an ocean"


Tandum has an awesome team made up of people from all different walks of life, skill sets, life experience and qualifications.  They came together to partner in bringing positive change to people.

LEFT is Ruth and Pete Rowlands.  They live in the Island State of Tasmania, Australia.  Pete runs his own business and Ruth works in a Non profit Human rights organisation.

They Co-founded Tandum in 2011.  Ruth had previously been working and living in Kenya off and on since 1997. 

Pete and Ruth have 5 amazing kids between them.

Right is Sido Njau.  He is Tandum's awesome Project Manager and lives and works in Kenya.  

He loves people and works hard with the communities Tandum partners with to bring about change.  Sido has many years experience in Project management in Non profits.

Sido is currently studying at the University of Laikipia and is married with three gorgeous kids.

Amber Duggan at left is our amazing Communication Strategist.

Amber is based in Melbourne, Australia.

Amber has worked in the Media Advertising industry for the past 10 years and marketing before that. She has a passion for strategic communication and project management, which she brings to Tandum.  Amber has a heart to do something to make positive change that is sustainable, long lasting and impactful. 


Amber is married and has a gorgeous little girl.

Leon and Trish Hanekom at right live in Melbourne, Australia.  

Leon is our Ideas and Networking strategist and Trish is our Creative Manager.

Leon came out to Australia from South Africa when he was a young man with his family.  Leon and Trish are passionate about Africa and are the ideas, creative and network wizzes behind Tandum.  These guys are fantastic motivators and bring a freshness to Tandum with ideas and creativity.

They have a son and several grandchildren.

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