Alan Knott-Craig is a highly successful businessman, best selling author and social entrepreneur. Originally from Pretoria, he studied at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (formerly UPE) and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2002. In 2013 Alan founded and became CEO of Project Isizwe, a non-profit company managing the deployment of the largest public Free Wi-Fi network in Africa. Alan also is chairman of Hero Telecoms, a wireless broadband provider, Happimo NPC, a non-profit focused on GovTech opportunities, and Ever Africa, a mobile app development company. Forbes listed him as one of the top 10 young African millionaires to watch. He was also included in “100 Choiseul Africa", a list of top 100 young African business leaders in 2014, and nominated as an 2015 ICT Personality of the Year by ITWeb.