Matsi Modise Founder & CEO, Furaha Afrika Holdings
Founder and CEO, Furaha Afrika Holdings
Ms. Matsi Modise is the founder and CEO of Furaha Afrika Holdings (Pty) Ltd, with subsidiaries including Furaha Solutions (a joint venture partnership with Work Force, a listed AltX-JSE company), Furaha investments & advisory. She is a Director of SiMODiSA, an industry association whose mission is to accelerate entrepreneurship by collaborating with policy makers to enhance the success rate of high impact, high growth entrepreneurs in South Africa. Her experience ranges from Investment banking, enterprise development and building entrepreneurship ecosystems on the African continent. She is an advisory board member on the Barclays Africa Shared Growth Advisory Board, Agri-Vie Private Equity Fund; a Non-Executive board member of The Innovation Hub and a subcommittee member of the South African Venture Capital/ Private Equity Association (SAVCA). In January 2016 Matsi was selected by the World Economic Forum (WEF) as one of the Top 50 Global Shapers to attend the WEF Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland.