|Zipho Sikhakhane was born and raised in South Africa.
She is currently pursuing her Masters in Business Administration at Stanford Graduate of Business School. Previously, she studied accounting and finance at the University of Cape Town, and subsequently worked for McKinsey and Company, and the leading retailer in Southern Africa, Edcon Group. Sikhakhane is a published author and poet, and has presented for audiences in Africa, Asia, Europe and the US. She is passionate about helping local and international businesses thrive across African markets.