CONSERVATION

SAVING ENDANGERED SPECIES

 

The Ichikowitz Family Foundation Condemns Xenophobia

 

INFLUENTIAL
AFRICANS

INDUSTRIALIST WITH GRAND AMBITIONS

 

ART CROSSES BORDERS

FIGHTING XENOPHOBIA

 

INTERVIEW

ICHIKOWITZ DRIVES PARAMOUNT
TO NEW HEIGHTS

 

OPINION

CAN MADIBA MAGIC LAST?

 

PROFILE

THE 'CAN-DO' VISIONARY OF AFRICA

Today the challenges of being a responsible, effective citizen are more diverse, nuanced and complex than in the past. Sustaining democracies, strengthening economic competitiveness and meeting local, national and global challenges demands a broader vision of citizenship for the twenty-first century.

Ivor Ichikowitz

OPINION

OPINION
September 15, 2019

The Ichikowitz Family Foundation Condemns Xenophobia

The Ichikowitz Family Foundation would like to express our alarm at the xenophobic attacks that South Africa has witnessed over the last few days against our fellow Africans living and…
OPINION
May 28, 2019

Importance of inclusivity

THIS WEEK saw the release of a seminal report on the deliberations by a cross-section of South African leaders in the Drakensberg last June. Youth Day weekend was an auspicious…
OPINION
May 28, 2019

South Africa ‘frontier vibe’ still drives advances

David Pilling JANUARY 24, 2019 In 1986, the late PW Botha, then president of South Africa, revealed the toll that the international oil embargo was taking on his pariah state.…
OPINION
May 21, 2019

South African Tycoon Ivor Ichikowitz On Why Country’s Youth Are Disillusioned Ahead Of Elections

On Wednesday, the 8th of May, South Africans will take to the polls to participate in their sixth national elections since the dawn of the country’s independence some 25 years ago. Voter…
OPINION
April 10, 2019

The importance of preserving African history for posterity

The real history of Africa, including South Africa’s liberation struggle, resides in the stories of the people who helped shape that history. But these stories, often transmitted in fragile oral…
OPINION
January 21, 2019

Continent has potential to gain the most from Industry 4.0, says Paramount head

frica is not alone in its unpreparedness for shifting into the Fourth IndustrialRevolution, or Industry 4.0, but it has the potential to gain the most out of such a development by introducing…
OPINION
January 19, 2019

South African Industrialist Ivor Ichikowitz On The U.K, Africa And How Best To Invest For The West

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has just concluded what many believe to be a pivotal tour of the African continent, expressing interest and intent in greater geopolitical cohesion and investment…
OPINION
January 1, 2019

‘Prosper Africa’ and Trump’s opportunity during great power competition

BY IVOR ICHIKOWITZ, OPINION CONTRIBUTOR — 01/01/19 07:02 PM EST 61THE VIEWS EXPRESSED BY CONTRIBUTORS ARE THEIR OWN AND NOT THE VIEW OF THE HILL I was pleased to read the…

PHILANTHROPY

INDUSTRIALIST

Ivor Ichikowitz is a South African-born industrialist, social entrepreneur, and philanthropist. He began his career during South Africa’s political transition in the early 1990s, working to support Nelson Mandela’s programme of democratisation, national reconciliation, economic and industrial normalisation and integration into the African Continent and the global economy.

PHILANTHROPIST

IVOR Ichikowitz is a man of Africa, inspired and enthused by the continent but most especially South Africa his birthplace. He is a firm believer in the African ethos of Ubuntu; he exists because of others and it is this philosophy which underpins the billionaire’s philanthropy through the multiple award-winning Ichikowitz Family Foundation, which was established in 2010.

BUSINESS