Title and Organization:
Logan Wort is the acting executive secretary of the African Tax Administration Forum, a multi-lateral organisation of heads of revenue of African countries. He is a group executive at the South African Revenue Service. He was previously responsible for the organisation's strategic engagements with business, government and international affairs. He also managed the communications and marketing division as a Group Executive for SARS. He was the spokesperson for the South African Minister of Finance for eight years and headed the finance and investment sector of the Southern African Development Community. Logan was born in Cape Town where he pursued part-time studies ten years after leaving school. His leadership experience was shaped by his involvement in the struggle against the apartheid state, where he served in leadership positions in a range of mass democratic movement organisations for many years. During this time Logan was arrested and detained without trial, spending a period of two years in prison. Logan studied political science and sociology and holds a masters degree in public administration. He lives with his wife and two children. He is a Fellow of the second class of the Africa Leadership Initiative-South Africa and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.