Ms. Nyokabi Kenyatta

Nyokabi has over 30 years experience in property development, education and farming, with a diversified work history in both the public and private sectors. She holds a Masters degree in Education from Stanford University, USA and a BA Ed from Northwestern University (Deans List). Over the years Nyokabi has constantly found herself drawn to the needs

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Gbenga Oyebode

Gbenga Oyebode, founded Aluko & Oyebode, where he is currently the Chairman of the firm. He has developed significant experience in project finance, corporate law, telecommunications, aviation, energy and natural resources. He served as Chairman, Access Bank Plc from 2005- 2015 and the Chairman of Okomu Oil Palm Company Plc (both listed on the Nigerian Stock

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Lesego Serolong

Lesego (30) is the co-founder and chairwoman of Raise the Children International, a registered non-profit here in South Africa, USA and UK. As a former volunteer teacher in a rural school outside of my hometown of Mmabatho, Lesego was inspired to believe in education-based and entrepreneurship solutions to poverty. Lesego co-founded and chair Raise the

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Oulimata Sarr

With over 25 years’ experience in finance and development, Oulimata Sarr is the Deputy Regional Director of Un Women for West and Central Africa. UN Women is the United Nations entity mandated for gender equality and empowerment of women. Prior to the UN, she spent ten years at the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member institution

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Rudo Kwaramba-Kayombo

Prior to joining ONE, Kwaramba-Kayombo was Country Director for World Vision in Zimbabwe and Uganda, Director of Advocacy, Communications and Education with World Vision UK, before being appointed Regional Director for Southern Africa for World Vision International, where she oversaw nine countries running diverse development, advocacy, and emergency response programs across the region. She is

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Leonora Sauls

Leonora Sauls is passionate about development and enthusiastic about promoting positive community and economic growth in her day to day activities. She is the Head of Philanthropy at the Ackerman Family Foundation and the Ackerman Pick n Pay Foundation. After school she started working in the fast paced rag trade in the Product Development Room

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Fred Swaniker

Fred is passionate about Africa, believing that the missing ingredient on the continent is good leadership. He has founded and led three organizations to catalyze a new generation of ethical, entrepreneurial leaders around the world. The African Leadership University is an innovative, pan African institution with a goal of producing 3 million transformative leaders and

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Diane Robison

As Global Special Projects Lead at Teach For All, Diane leads on high impact priorities for the organization. Teach For All is a global network of 48 independently run social enterprises around the world all working to develop collective leadership to ensure all children can fulfill their potential. Diane is currently working to build the

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Dikembe Mutombo

Dikembe Mutombo hails from the Democratic Republic of the Congo. In 1987, Mutombo was the recipient of a USAID scholarship to attend Georgetown University, and he soon excelled both academically and in basketball. His 18 seasons as an NBA superstar culminated in Mutombo’s induction into the league’s coveted Hall of Fame and the responsibility of promoting

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Nolwandle Noli Mboweni

Nolwandle Noli Mboweni was born in 1961 3 October in Orlando East, Soweto Johannesburg South Africa. She acquired her national senior certificate (Matric) at Marrianhill High School in Pinetown (Kwazulu Natal). She has a Senior Teacher’s Diploma, BA in Education degree from Vista (University of Johannesburg, South Africa), MAP (Wits Business School). She was a Science Teacher for

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