Ivor Ichikowitz is Executive Chairman of respected private equity group TransAfrica Capital (Pty) Limited. At TransAfrica he takes the lead across a highly diverse range of financial and investment interests encompassing key business sectors such as aerospace, aviation, property, oil and gas, telecommunications, luxury hospitality, retail, logistics, sport and leisure, and agribusiness. TransAfrica Capital actively invests in scientific research and development projects in the pursuit of innovative solutions for industry and commerce. The fund not only creates and develops new businesses, but also injects fresh ideas and energy into existing enterprises, remodelling them to adapt to dynamic market conditions.