Vuyiswa Mutshekwane is the CEO of SAIBPP, a 23-year old non-profit organization tasked with facilitating and advocating for transformation in the property sector and built environment. She is also the Co-Founder of Women on The Rise – Africa, a pan-African network of future female leaders which aims to devise solutions around gender advancement, representation, and the role that women can and will play in shaping the future of the African continent. Ms. Mutshekwane is a change-agent and social influencer who is passionate about equal opportunity, entrepreneurship, mentorship, and social development. She holds a BCom in Politics, Philosophy & Economics and a Diploma in Property Development & Investment from the University of Cape Town. She has received numerous recognitions throughout her career, including being featured in the 2011 Destiny Magazine ‘Top 40 Under 40’ list and the 2017 Young Independents Top 100. She is often invited to be a guest speaker at various events such as the Top Women Conference2016, the Standard Bank Youth Expo 2016 and the Cosmopolitan Magazine Next Gen Start Ups 2016.
Mentor: Amy Lucia, Vice President of Corporate Marketing, Blackbaud