Israel K Mkhize is the founding chairperson of the group. He is a
renowned Political Economist. He has extensive background in investment and risk analysis, as well as Africa emerging markets. Mkhize has been a
resident African Economic Analyst for the South African Broadcasting
Service and has been a member of the Institute of International Affairs
based at Wits University. He has worked as a chief analyst for senior
public leaders and private Bankers.