International Advisory Board

   CHAIRMAN     Ambassador Harold E. Doley JR  was 26 when he bought a seat on the New York Stock Exchange in 1973, becoming the only African American to do so. He founded investment bank Doley Securities, LLC in 1975. Over the decades, the company serviced banks, insurance companies, public and corporate pension plans, and university endowments totaling tens of billions of US Dollars. Ambassador Doley has advised African stock exchanges and the bodies that regulate them.  Ambassador Doley was an underwriting member at Lloyd's of London. He was a founding member of the US - Africa Chamber of Commerce and chairman of the investment committee of the Southern Africa Enterprise Development Fund.  The President of the United States of America accorded ambassadorial rank to Mr Doley, JR when appointing him Representative to the African Development Bank and Fund (AfDB) between 1983 (when the country became a stockholder) and 1985. A former university trustee, he has been awarded three honorary doctorate degrees.

CHAIRMAN

Ambassador Harold E. Doley JR was 26 when he bought a seat on the New York Stock Exchange in 1973, becoming the only African American to do so. He founded investment bank Doley Securities, LLC in 1975. Over the decades, the company serviced banks, insurance companies, public and corporate pension plans, and university endowments totaling tens of billions of US Dollars. Ambassador Doley has advised African stock exchanges and the bodies that regulate them.

Ambassador Doley was an underwriting member at Lloyd's of London. He was a founding member of the US - Africa Chamber of Commerce and chairman of the investment committee of the Southern Africa Enterprise Development Fund.

The President of the United States of America accorded ambassadorial rank to Mr Doley, JR when appointing him Representative to the African Development Bank and Fund (AfDB) between 1983 (when the country became a stockholder) and 1985. A former university trustee, he has been awarded three honorary doctorate degrees.


   Jim Rogers     Investment Expert and Author   Jim Rogers, a native of Demopolis, Alabama, is an author, financial commentator, adventurer, and successful international investor.  After attending Yale and Oxford University, Rogers co-founded the Quantum Fund, a global-investment partnership, Rogers serves as a full professor of finance at the Columbia University Graduate School of Business, and, in 1989 and 1990, he was the moderator of WCBS's 'The Dreyfus Roundtable' and FNN's 'The Profit Motive with Jim Rogers'.

Jim Rogers

Investment Expert and Author

Jim Rogers, a native of Demopolis, Alabama, is an author, financial commentator, adventurer, and successful international investor.

After attending Yale and Oxford University, Rogers co-founded the Quantum Fund, a global-investment partnership, Rogers serves as a full professor of finance at the Columbia University Graduate School of Business, and, in 1989 and 1990, he was the moderator of WCBS's 'The Dreyfus Roundtable' and FNN's 'The Profit Motive with Jim Rogers'.


  Dr Julius O. Akinyemi    Founder and CEO, UWINCorp Inc.   Julius is the Founder and CEO of UWINCorp Inc. (The Mobile Commodity Marketplace) – an initiative for Unleashing the Wealth of the Nations, a project he initiated at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Media Lab. Julius is also the Entrepreneur-In-Residence at the Media Lab. Prior to his residency at MIT he was the Global Director of Emerging Technologies for PepsiCo Inc., where he guided technology research and innovation activities.

Dr Julius O. Akinyemi

Founder and CEO, UWINCorp Inc.

Julius is the Founder and CEO of UWINCorp Inc. (The Mobile Commodity Marketplace) – an initiative for Unleashing the Wealth of the Nations, a project he initiated at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Media Lab. Julius is also the Entrepreneur-In-Residence at the Media Lab. Prior to his residency at MIT he was the Global Director of Emerging Technologies for PepsiCo Inc., where he guided technology research and innovation activities.

  Dr Makaziwe Mandela   Dr Makaziwe Mandela holds a BA Social Work from the University of Fort Hare, and an Honours in Sociology from the University of Natal. In 1984, she was awarded a Fulbright Foreign Scholarship and a Fulbright Distinguished Fellowship Award, allowing her to attain a Masters in Sociology and a Doctorate in Anthropology from the University of Massachussets.  Dr Mandela has sat on the boards of Rand Water Services, Enviroserv Limited and the Nelson Mandela Foundation. She is a consultant in training development and life skills at Self Empowerment International, and sits on the board of Nestle SA. In addition, she is the Chairman of House of Mandela, a business that she started with her daughter in 2010.

Dr Makaziwe Mandela

Dr Makaziwe Mandela holds a BA Social Work from the University of Fort Hare, and an Honours in Sociology from the University of Natal. In 1984, she was awarded a Fulbright Foreign Scholarship and a Fulbright Distinguished Fellowship Award, allowing her to attain a Masters in Sociology and a Doctorate in Anthropology from the University of Massachussets.

Dr Mandela has sat on the boards of Rand Water Services, Enviroserv Limited and the Nelson Mandela Foundation. She is a consultant in training development and life skills at Self Empowerment International, and sits on the board of Nestle SA. In addition, she is the Chairman of House of Mandela, a business that she started with her daughter in 2010.

 
  Yoshito Hori    President: GLOBIS University    Managing Partner: GLOBIS Capital Partners   Yoshito Hori established GLOBIS Management School in 1992 and GLOBIS Capital Partners in 1996. In 2003, GLOBIS started its original MBA programme which, in 2006, gained “university” status.    Read more...

Yoshito Hori

President: GLOBIS University

Managing Partner: GLOBIS Capital Partners

Yoshito Hori established GLOBIS Management School in 1992 and GLOBIS Capital Partners in 1996. In 2003, GLOBIS started its original MBA programme which, in 2006, gained “university” status.

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  Dirk Hoke    CEO of Airbus Defence and Space   Dirk is the CEO of Airbus Defence and Space and a member of the Airbus Group Executive Committee. He joined Airbus in 2016 after serving as CEO of the Large Drives business unit at Siemens.      Read more...

Dirk Hoke

CEO of Airbus Defence and Space

Dirk is the CEO of Airbus Defence and Space and a member of the Airbus Group Executive Committee. He joined Airbus in 2016 after serving as CEO of the Large Drives business unit at Siemens.

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  Jai Shroff   Jaidev is the global CEO of United Phosphorus Limited (“ UPL ”), with over 28 years of experience in the global agri-inputs industry. In addition, Jaidev is involved in the World Economic Forum’s Grow Africa and Grow Asia initiatives, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development, the Chicago Council, Initiative for Global Development and Indian Council of Agricultural Research.

Jai Shroff

Jaidev is the global CEO of United Phosphorus Limited (“UPL”), with over 28 years of experience in the global agri-inputs industry. In addition, Jaidev is involved in the World Economic Forum’s Grow Africa and Grow Asia initiatives, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development, the Chicago Council, Initiative for Global Development and Indian Council of Agricultural Research.

 
   Dr Chung Hon Dak     Chairman, Chung Hon Dak Foundation and China Energy Storage Holdings Limited   Dr. Chung Hon Dak holds a bachelor degree in Economics. Dr. Chung was awarded an honorary degree of Doctor of Laws by the University of Nottingham, United Kingdom and an honorary degree of Doctor of Economics by the Beijing Normal University, China. Dr. Chung serves as a director of the board and a honorary fellow of the University of Nottingham, an honorary patron and fellow of the Hong Kong University Foundation, member of MIT Sloan Asian Executive Board and member of the CCB of the Oxford University.      Read more...

Dr Chung Hon Dak

Chairman, Chung Hon Dak Foundation and China Energy Storage Holdings Limited

Dr. Chung Hon Dak holds a bachelor degree in Economics. Dr. Chung was awarded an honorary degree of Doctor of Laws by the University of Nottingham, United Kingdom and an honorary degree of Doctor of Economics by the Beijing Normal University, China. Dr. Chung serves as a director of the board and a honorary fellow of the University of Nottingham, an honorary patron and fellow of the Hong Kong University Foundation, member of MIT Sloan Asian Executive Board and member of the CCB of the Oxford University.

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