Africa Social Enterprise Forum 2009

Concept Creation

The African Social Enterprise Forum was conceived by Jerryanne Heath and Magogodi Makhene, forum co-Chairs who identified a need for action-oriented information and dialog about African social entrepreneurship among influential thought leaders and young professionals in NYC.  Jerryanne and Magogodi founded the African Social Enterprise Forum with a dedicated Executive Planning Committee.

Jerryanne Heath is the Founder and CEO of ConceptLink Consulting, a NYC based social impact events and communications company that helps international organizations strategically engage their stakeholders.  She also serves as an Executive Committe member of AngelAfrica.

Magogodi Makhene is co-Founder and Partner of Zenzele Circle, an angel investment network that targets high potential SME startups in sub-Saharan Africa.  She is a Catherine B. Reynolds Fellow for Social Entrepreneurship

2009 African Social Enterprise Forum Executive Committee 
Namema Amendi
Catherine Ekar
Scott Clarke
Jerryanne Heath, co-Chair
Ed Hoa
Julie Lee
Kevin Machine
Magogodi Makhene, co-Chair
Stella Misomali
Selaelo Ramokgopa
Perryn Pettus
Benjamin Stone
Vangie Wiles

About AngelAfrica

AngelAfrica is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to build the largest network of business and professional leaders dedicated to promoting economic growth in Africa by leveraging our collective talent to encourage entrepreneurship and private sector development and initiatives.

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