The African Leadership Group is an ecosystem of institutions which share a common vision: transforming Africa and the world by developing, connecting and investing on a new generation of ethical, entrepreneurial leaders. The institutions in The African Leadership Group were founded by Fred Swaniker, a serial entrepreneur recognized by Time Magazine as Time’s 100 most influential people of 2019. The African Leadership Group was also recognized by Fast Company as 2019’s most innovative company in Africa for “remaking education for a new era”.
The Head of Impact will design and implement impact efforts across all African Leadership Group organizations and will contribute to the KPIs necessary for technical grant writing.
The Head of Impact will be responsible for:
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At the African Leadership Group, we don’t view one billion African youth as a problem: we see a massive talent pool with the potential to become a source of untold global innovation, entrepreneurship, and prosperity for the continent and the world.
Imagine millions of ethical leaders equipped to design empowering and just policy, and entrepreneurial leaders ready to create jobs and discover new ways to improve quality of life.
Over 15+ years, we’ve built a model that works:
A lifelong ecosystem for developing and placing leaders, African Leadership Group comprises:
African Leadership Academy
ALA, based in Johannesburg, is a globally recognized pre-university program that identifies high potential youth across the continent and then develops their leadership and entrepreneurial skills in a two year diploma program that empowers each of them for a lifetime of impact.
African Leadership University
ALU is an undergraduate and postgraduate institution that uses a unique and innovative learning model that integrates students’ learning with the real world, empowers students to take ownership of their own learning, ALU has two campuses—one in Mauritius and one in Rwanda.
Launched in 2018, ALX is an unconventional “leadership accelerator” that distills the core leadership development programs offered at ALA and ALU into a low-cost, modular program that can rapidly accelerate the careers of young professionals.
The Room is a community of high impact leaders on a path to make global change. Individuals from around the world find and share opportunities, events, networks and resources to co-create a collective where opportunity and talent meet.