Swaady Martin-LekeSwaady Martin


South Africa, Johannesburg African countries of origin: Cote d'Ivoire, Guinea

 

Occupational Information


Occupation: Luxury & Retail Non-governmental Organization (The YSWARA Foundation)

Occupational Position: African Luxury brand YSWARA founder & CEO; also started and runs the YSWARA Foundation.

Projects


The development of an authentic African luxury: Luxe Ubuntu. Swaady and her team developed the concept of hiqh quality African goods that also creates economic value for the African society at large by addressing its prosperity needs and challenges. It aims to expand the meaningful income of all stakeholders contributing to luxury at the various levels of supply chain.

Qualifications


Master of business Administration (MBA), February 2012 London School of Economics (LSE), NYU Stern Business School & HEC Paris

Programs


2012 Archbishop Desmond Tutu Leadership Fellow

­