Charles Luyckx is a chartered accountant by training. He is a co-founding director of Nando’s UK, which has grown from a start-up to over 300 units trading with over 12,500 employees. He was also jointly responsible for four of the leading public market transactions in the leisure sector of the London Stock Exchange over the past decade. He is a co-founder of the leading education sector NGO in South Africa called FUEL (www.fuel.org.za) and co-catalyst of the Yellowwoods Inclusive and Sustainable Growth team. He holds Senior Protea Colours for show jumping and is married with three beautiful children. His life purpose is to make a meaningful and permanent contribution to the lives of the people of Southern Africa. He is a Fellow of the third class of the Africa Leadership Initiative-South Africa and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.