Bonang Matheba, 3 Other SA Leading Women Cover Forbes Woman Africa Magazine
South Africa’s leading women graces the cover of the February/March 2016 edition of Forbes Woman Africa magazine tagged “The Millennials:The New Biz Kids On The Block”. These four South African women from different fields includes; Bonang Matheba – media personality and style icon, Aisha R Pandor – scientist, PhD holder and co-founder of cleaning company sweepsouth.com, Thato Kgatlhanye – social entrepreneur, founder of Repurpose Schoolbags for children in need and Claire Reid, founder and CEO of Reel Gardening.
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‘The Millennials, or Generation Y (born 1980 to 2000), are scripting a new lexicon of business, and Africa Inc. is in the midst of a quiet transformation as a young army of start-up entrepreneurs are shifting paradigms with their (disruptive) ideas in a sharing economy. Our cover package delves into the world of the millennials, and why they matter’.
They came of age during the global financial crisis.They have seen the twin towers of capitalism torn down by terror, and are not willing to take success for granted.They have grown up in a digital world, roaming with apps and aptitude in their back pocket
Photography: Jay Caboz Photo
Styling: Athi-Afikile Myataza