A day in the life of...

A day in the life of...

An update on the Board of Directors


Andre Kruger

Andre Kruger: President of the Board

André joined OLIVE LEAF Foundation in 2002. He is currently the Board President having served as acting CEO from 2008 to end 2009



Rolf Pretorius: Non-Executive Chairman

Rolf has been involved with the OLIVE LEAF Foundation since 1989 and for the last 10 years has served as Non-Executive Chairman of the organisation. Rolf has a passion for development and believes that the future of Africa is in uplifting and developing previously neglected communities.



Andile Mbeki: Non-executive member

Andile Mbeki is a businessman, youth activist and a community leader who has a strong passion for youth development, entrepreneurship and innovation. He has served, and continues to serves in various executive and advisory capacities in a number of statutory bodies and NGO’s.



Elanie Conradie: Chief Financial Officer

Elanie Conradie has served as the OLIVE LEAF Foundation's Chief Financial Officer since July 2004. She is responsible for directing company financial policy, systems and procedures, and ensuring compliance to the South African regulatory framework as well as donor requirements.



Edward Phillips: Chief Executive Officer

Edward Phillips was appointed as Chief Executive Officer for OLIVE LEAF Foundation in South Africa on 1 July 2010.  Previous to becoming CEO, Edward held the position Director of Programmes from November 2008.  


Xolani Mbangxa: Non-executive member

Machule Nelson Maqhwazima:  Non-executive member







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