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Launch of Australian Friends of Wits University and the Wits Australia Foundation

Alumni in Australia have formalised fundraising for Wits in its centenary year with R80 million already pledged by the Zylstra family’s Skye Foundation. The Australian Friends of Wits University Limited (AFWITSU) was officially launched at the Point Piper Yacht Club in Sydney, Australia, on 26 May 2022.

Thank you Stephen Koseff for being the keynote speaker and to Philip Mayers and Anthony Chait for hosting.

Keynote: “Lessons in Leadership: adventures on the global banking stage, in community and philanthropy”.
Speaker: Stephen Koseff, former Chief Executive Officer and current Director Investec Limited, BidCorp Limited, Arrowpoint Capital (Melbourne) and Innovation Africa and others.

Private Virtual Boardroom Event

Dr Judy Dlamini, Chancellor, University of the Witwatersrand, in conversation with David Gonski AC, Chancellor, University of New South Wales: “A tale of two remarkable leaders and two iconic institutions”

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