Max Pichulik |
Max is passionate about market based solutions to Africa’s problems and developing High Impact, High Growth businesses. He graduated from the University of Cape Town with a BCom Finance, Economics degree before moving to London.More info
Tanner Methvin |
Tanner has been working in the field of Social Innovation for the last 20 years assisting private, public and not-for-profit organisations to build a more environmentally conscious, socially just and abundant world.More info
Teressa Malevu | Country Partner
Teressa Malevu is a seasoned strategist with established professional competency and operational effectiveness
in the areas of Strategy, Project Management, Stakeholder Engagement,…
Olusiji Aina, |
Country Partner Nigeria
Olusiji has over 20 years’ extensive professional work experience spanning financial inclusion, renewable energy, project management, agribusiness, enterprise development, human capital development, and 10 years of extensive banking experience in
Institutional and Commercial Banking.
Priscilla Jordaan |
Finance & Administration
Priscilla has more than 20 years’ experience, manages various administrative duties for Impact Amplifier together with all financial and operational support processes within the company ensuring a seamless and high quality of work.
Samantha Taggart |
Projects & Communication
Samantha has enjoyed a long career spanning marketing, talent management, qualitative research and project management.More info
Papy Kambala |
Impact Acceleration Associate
Papy recently joined Impact Amplifier as an Impact Acceleration Associate and is involved throughout the company.More info
Thandiwe Tshabalala | Designer
Thandiwe is a Cape Town based Graphic Artist, she graduated from the Red and Yellow School in which she obtained a diploma in Art Direction & Graphic Design. Her work is bold, colorful, and conceptual.More info
Heather Mahachi |
Heather is passionate about finding sustainable solutions to environmental and socio-economic issues whilst enabling economic growth, supporting societal development and improving livelihoods as a wholeMore info
Zuzana Hegerova |
SAIS Program Manager
Zuzana thrives on building cross-sectoral collaborations aiming to develop innovative and commercially viable solutions…More info
Pascal Fröhlicher | Senior Advisor
Pascal specialises in the growth and the access to capital of entrepreneurial businesses on the African continent. He collaborates with impact investors, large companies, academic institutions and business accelerators to create positive social and environmental impact on the continent.More info
A programme of the Aspen Institute in Washington DC, ANDE is a global network of organizations that invest money and expertise to propel entrepreneurship in emerging markets. Impact Amplifier is a founding member of ANDE’s Regional Chapter in South Africa.
Impact Amplifier has been funded by the Stichting DOEN to expand its acceleration services across South Africa, particularly for early stage businesses focused on environmental solutions. Stichting DOEN is the funding agency of the three Dutch charity lotteries: the Nationale Postcode Loterij, the BankGiro Loterij and the Vrienden Loterij.
Impact Amplifier is an investment readiness partner to Earth Capital, an impact investment company, based in South Africa, seeking financial and social/environmental returns.
The Africa platform for startup funding, VC4A (Venture Capital for Africa) is a fast growing community of business professionals in 159 countries dedicated to building game changing companies on the African continent.
By offering Accelerator programme on and off line, the GSBI serves social entrepreneurs around the world who are developing innovative solutions that provide a sustainable path out of poverty. Impact Amplifier has partnered with the GSBI on the curriculum used in its group investment readiness programmes.
The Climate Innovation Centre South Africa (CICSA) is part of a larger incubation program at The Innovation Hub Management Company. The CICSA’s main focus is on pre-incubation; taking early stage startups at various stages of concept development to commercialisation. Impact Amplifier has partnered with CICSA to provide grant readiness Bootcamps to incubatee companies and to mentor some of these companies; enabling access to catalytic finance from The Green Fund.