Dr Jackie Chimhanzi is the CEO of the African Leadership Institute. She was, previously, Senior Strategist of the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa. She was instrumental in setting up the Deloitte Africa Desk and advised clients on accessing opportunities on the African continent. She holds a BSc (Hons), MBA (with Distinction) and a PhD (Strategic Marketing) – all from Cardiff Business School, UK. She is a keen African watcher and has authored a number of Africa-focused thought leadership pieces. She was recognized by Forbes Africa magazine as one of the 20 Youngest Power Women in Africa in 2012 – women under 45 shaping the narrative of Africa’s rising.