30 episodes

We now have the ability to access the collective wisdom of the leading thought leaders of our day. In this podcast Riël Malan will have in-depth conversations with....

The "Shapers" - the visionaries, the seekers, the philosophers and dreamers. The ones who innovate and live in a world of ideas

The "Makers" - who create. The artists, artisans, performers and musicians.

The "Builders" - who are the strategists, the organizers. Leaders that take ideas and products and incorporate them into organizations that are larger than themselves.

The "Breakers" - that are outspoken and controversial. The ones who challenge the status quo and our thinking, that "breaks" convention and pushes our boundaries.

Riël Malan - Shapers, makers, builders & breakers Riël Malan

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    • 4.8 • 12 Ratings

We now have the ability to access the collective wisdom of the leading thought leaders of our day. In this podcast Riël Malan will have in-depth conversations with....

The "Shapers" - the visionaries, the seekers, the philosophers and dreamers. The ones who innovate and live in a world of ideas

The "Makers" - who create. The artists, artisans, performers and musicians.

The "Builders" - who are the strategists, the organizers. Leaders that take ideas and products and incorporate them into organizations that are larger than themselves.

The "Breakers" - that are outspoken and controversial. The ones who challenge the status quo and our thinking, that "breaks" convention and pushes our boundaries.

    Episode 1

    Episode 1

    Riël Malan talks to Themba Baloyi and Reuben Olifant to
    discusses the role of the In-Forum Foundation in the continued execution of the YPO-Africa initiatives to alleviate the economic and social impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.

    • 14 min
    #29 Andy du Plessis -Social Entrepreneur, Merchant of Hope & CEO: FoodForward

    #29 Andy du Plessis -Social Entrepreneur, Merchant of Hope & CEO: FoodForward

    Andy du Plessis is the CEO of  FoodForward, the largest food-redistribution program in South Africa. At a time when South Africa is reeling from the effects of the Covid-19 crisis, Andy and his organization's mission has never been more relevant.

    With more than 30 million people estimated to be in food distress at the moment, they distribute more than just food, they distribute hope to many that have been plunged into a desperate situation.

    • 1 hr 10 min
    #28 Dr. Louise van Rhijn - Education Activist, Social Entrepreneur & Complexity Theory Expert

    #28 Dr. Louise van Rhijn - Education Activist, Social Entrepreneur & Complexity Theory Expert

    Louise van Rhijn's organisations Symphonia for South Africa and Partners for Possibility focus on working with school principles and business executives, by placing them in partnership relationships to lift the general level of management in schools. Louise is also at the forefront of dealing with the additional challenges that the Covid-19 crisis is bringing to schools and communities. We salute her as a true Covid-19 Hero.

    • 1 hr 13 min
    #27 Matt Brown - Podcast Host & Author of "Your Inner Game"

    #27 Matt Brown - Podcast Host & Author of "Your Inner Game"

    Matt Brown is the definitive “restless soul". He has travelled and lived across the world, and while doing this, started not less than 10 businesses by the time he hit 40. In 2015 he “fell into podcasting”, at that stage an unknown medium in mainstream circles. Matt has since become a household name with more than 200 episodes and 1m downloads of "The Matt Brown Show." This also led to a bestselling book, "Your Inner Game".

    • 1 hr 20 min
    #26: Kirsty Chadwick - Teacher, Passionate Digital Education Shaper & African EdTech Entrepreneur

    #26: Kirsty Chadwick - Teacher, Passionate Digital Education Shaper & African EdTech Entrepreneur

    John Chambers, previous CEO of CISKO once famously said: " The two great equalizers in the world are education and the internet." And combined, in the shape of what is commonly referred to as Eductech, we could have a major impact on the trajectory of our current generation.

    I sit down with Kirsty Chadwick, CEO & Founder of The Training Room Online (TTRO) to discuss how "edtech" could potentially completely change the legacy of a seemingly broken South African & African education system.

    • 1 hr 23 min
    #25: Allan Gray's Philanthropic Legacy - a conversation with Anthony Farr (re-released)

    #25: Allan Gray's Philanthropic Legacy - a conversation with Anthony Farr (re-released)

    Allan Gray recently passed away. Leaving not only the largest fund manager in Africa as legacy, but also two foundations he started with Anthony Farr. The leadership legacy that these two foundations will leave, will live on for generations to come. The approach taken,  and the impact that these two foundations will have on Africa is not well known and explained in this conversation with Anthony Farr.

    • 1 hr 37 min

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