- Chief Executive Officer, Raizcorp, South Africa
Allon Raiz is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Raizcorp, the only privately held, unfunded, profitable business incubator on the African continent, supporting in excess of 200 businesses. He is an author and radio show host, and has written and hosted a prime time reality TV show, all in the field of entrepreneurship. Raiz is the Co-Founder of Entrepreneurs' Organisation South Africa and Rural Roots and sits on the advisory and judging boards of numerous local and international NGOs and entrepreneurial awards. He is an accomplished international speaker and is completing a doctorate in Entrepreneurial Studies and Innovation. Raiz has also been appointed by the South African Cabinet to the board of the National Empowerment Fund (NEF), South Africa.