VUYO JACK

Vuyo Jack founded Empowerdex with Chia-Chao Wu in June 2001. The company conducts economic empowerment ratings and economic empowerment research for companies across all sectors. Jack qualified as a chartered accountant at the end of 2000 after completing his articles with PricewaterhouseCoopers. In May 2000, he started a non-profit organisation, Bonngoe Foundation, which runs motivational workshops for university students and trainee accountants. In March 2003, he was appointed to the BEE task team to advise the minister of trade and industry on legislation and guidelines to help companies implement BEE in a sustainable manner. He also compiled a 10-year review of BEE for the office of the president in a publication called Ten Year Review of Democracy. He currently lectures and chairs the NGO Children of Fire, which focuses on fire prevention in squatter camps

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