Fredell Jacobs: Country Lead – South Africa

Fredell is passionate about entrepreneurship and innovation. His work in entrepreneurship capacity development covers development finance, private equity, philanthropy and academia. He enjoys the support of a diverse global network and got experience from assignments in many African countries, Latin America and South Korea.

Fredell is also an experience entrepreneur with many startup failures under his belt which inspires his teaching and coaching interest. As a firm believer of life-long learning he appreciates collaboration and diversity.

He currently lives in South Africa and plays golf in his spare time.