Charles Maisel

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  • Resume of Charles Maisel

    Objective in life

    To use my network and creative skills to make a difference in other people’s lives as an entrepreneur and innovator

    Education

    Economics (Hons) Rhodes University/ 1984

    Honors and awards ( all social entrepreneurship)

    • 1999/ Ashoka global fellow (USA)
    • 2001/ Echoing Green global fellow (USA)
    • 2003 Agfund global award winner ( France)
    • 2005 Old Rhodian university award
    • 2006 Gibs bequeathing leader award
    • 2007 Shell Global finalist (UK)
    • 2008 Schwab global finalist (USA)

    Trusts and organisations involved with:

    • Founder and trustee Men on the side of the road project/ Now called Fundi
    • Founder and trustee Shanduka Black Umbrellas
    • Founder and trustee Lavender in Lavender Hill project
    • Founder and trustee The Fundraising academy
    • Founder and trustee Indlu yegazi trust
    • Founder and trustee Shoebox Homes
    • Founder and trustee Green Room Trust
    • Founder and trustee Mama Mimi’s
    • Founder and trustee BEBOLD Trust
    • Founder and trustee Marketplace
    • Founder CLR PTY( Crowdsource equity)

    Other:

    • Married with 2 boys
    • Surfing fanatic