Allan Gray Orbis Foundation – Providing access to resources

This last episode of the MYD Africa series with Allan Gray Orbis Foundation we talk to Kennedy Liswani a Namibian entrepreneur and Founder of Elephonic Mobile Technology Africa.  In this episode he shares some great insights for start-ups and entrepreneurs.   He also goes on to emphasize the importance of programs provided by the Allan Gray Orbis Foundation that empower …

 Allan Gray Orbis Foundation –  Entrepreneurship for change

The Allan Gray Orbis Foundation Fellowship programme recognises that career paths evolve over time. Accepting that for some, entrepreneurship is a goal in itself; for others, it is a milestone that is part of a greater journey. They encourage participants to adopt a similar understanding of their careers, and the open-mindedness which develops as a result is a powerful motivator …

The Allan Gray Orbis Foundation –  Building Communities 

The Allan Gray Orbis Foundation’s model sets out to develop a long-term pipeline of entrepreneurial talent. Through their innovative programmes since 2005 they’ve seen how talent explodes into success when identified early and intentionally developed.  Their Fellowship programme provides students with the best opportunity to build the life they would want for themselves, their families and the broader community, by …

Allan Gray Orbis Foundation : Building Relationships

The Allan Gray Orbis Foundation  was created in 2005 as part of Dr. Allan Gray’s (the Founder’s) vision to make a sustainable, long-term contribution to Southern Africa by nurturing the emerging entrepreneurial potential from the region.   The Foundation is constantly exploring better ways to understand how impact occurs in their programmes, allowing them to be more dynamic and responsive to …

Allan Gray Orbis Foundation – Inspiring Future Leaders

The Allan Gray Orbis Foundation’s Fellowship programme provides students with the best opportunity to build the life they would want for themselves, their families and the broader community, by supporting their lifelong journey to create sustainable businesses that matter.    The Foundation provides support for each Fellow’s lifelong entrepreneurial journey and upon graduation, some might opt to enter the world of …

Academic Excellence and Personal Leadership

Martha Hatutale shares her journey to becoming a Process Engineer in this special MYD episode brought to you by The Allan Gray Orbis Foundation. The Allan Gray Orbis Foundation sets out to cultivate the entrepreneurial potential of students in the SADC region.   And as a first step, this is done by offering scholarships to high school learners who are in …

Building a Career in Actuarial Science

How the Allen Gray Orbis Foundation boosted Mathew Green’s career in Actuarial Science The Allan Gray Orbis Foundation’s purpose is to cultivate high-impact responsible entrepreneurship. They seek out young people who have the potential to change the world with their energy, curiosity and new ways of seeing and understanding the problems we face, and how to solve them. Their role …

Nurturing The Next Generation of Entrepreneurs

Joseph Mukendwa talks to MYD about the Allan Gray Orbis Foundation and its contribution to the next generation of young Namibian leaders and Entrepreneurs. The Allan Gray Orbis Foundation’s Fellowship programme provides students with the best opportunity to build the life they would want for themselves, their families and the broader community.  By supporting their lifelong journey to create sustainable businesses …

Perspectives on Perception with Adriano Visagie

This MYD Africa series takes a look at perspective and perceptions with Adriano Visagie,  who is not only well known as an award-winning actor in Namibian theatre, but excels in his other roles of radio host, banker and MC to mention a few.  MYD: Tell us a bit about yourself and what it is that you do. I grew up …

Sam Shivute – Transforming Your Life With the Right Choices 

Through sheer determination, passion and grit, Sam Shivute was able to go from an assistant taxi driver to a high flying executive in the banking sector.  Overcoming life’s challenges to transform his life and become the best version of himself, he now uses his story of hope to inspire fellow Namibians to tap into their hidden potential to conquer their …