Sabelo Mahlalela is the Chairman of both the SGM Foundation and the Ziya Group, a black owned investment company in South Africa. Sabelo is a former Group Commercial Executive of the Bidvest Group Limited and a former Director of numerous companies of Bidvest.
Pearl Mary-Jane Phala is a Director of the SGM Foundation. Her portfolio includes Corporate Communication and PR. She brings on-board specialized skills drawn from her background in that very specific field.