Siyaduma Biniza has completed his MCom. in Development Theory and Policy at Wits. He holds Bachelor of Commerce Honours degree in Development Theory and Policy Cum Laude at Wits, in 2013. Siya also holds a Bachelor of Social Science in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from the University of Cape Town.
His interests are socioeconomic development, international politics and traveling. Analysis of the role of trade and finance in development is an important academic research focus for him. For his Honours thesis, “What is the Impact of Foreign Direct Investment on Unemployment in Post-Apartheid South Africa?”, Siya interrogated the impact of foreign direct investment on employment and inequality in South Africa since 1994.