Dr. Precious Moloi-Motsepe
Dr. Precious Moloi-Motsepe is the founder and CEO of African Fashion International (AFI), an all-inclusive investment firm which develops entrepreneurs operating within the creative sector across Africa. Through AFI she has galvanized momentum for the development of sustainable fashion supply chains on the continent and launched designers into New York, Paris and London markets. In 2017 she was the first recipient of the Fashion 4 Development Franca Sozzani Award, for promoting African designers and empowering women artisans.
Dr. Moloi-Motsepe is the cofounder and CEO of the Motsepe Foundation, a family foundation which has positively impacted the lives of half a million people in the last five years, through programmes related to: education and the provision of skills; youth empowerment through sports, music and the arts; and women empowerment. She is the Co-Chair of Maverick Collective, a global community of strategic philanthropists, and a partner to the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship.
Dr. Moloi-Motsepe is a graduate from the University of Witwatersrand Medical School and Stellenbosch University in South Africa.