Empower 20 million Africans to sustainably provide for themselves by 2032.

ForAfrika: Together

We are ForAfrika. Our vision is for Africa to thrive.

We are ForAfrika, we are for 20 million African people sustainable providing for themselves in 10 years. To achieve this goal we need to come Together as one organisation, with one vision, behind one strategy, to ensure the communities we serve are transformed through our partnership.

As we gather Together, let's come with open minds and hearts, bring our ideas and shared experiences and a commitment to deal with the issues we need to face. Ensuring we leave aligned as one organisation behind a powerful strategy to see the communities we serve transformed and thriving!

Isak Pretorius,
Group CEO

01. Pre-event

Casual spring/summer wear…long trousers/jeans/skirts, long sleeved t-shirts and shirts, light sweaters. Think layers that you can put on or take off!

Early morning and evening wear:
A lightweight jacket. Smart casual attire for Porsche Museum Tour and dinner on the 17th.

What not to forget:
Camera, chargers, batteries if needed, adaptor plug (EU plug type below).

The average temperature in mid-June is 18 °C, with a minimum of 12 °C

02. Event

Stuttgart, Germany
Stuttgart, capital of southwest Germany’s Baden-Württemberg state, is known as a manufacturing hub. Mercedes-Benz and Porsche have headquarters and museums here. The city is filled with greenspaces, which wrap around its center. Popular parks include the Schlossgarten, Rosensteinpark and Killesbergpark. Wilhelma, one of the largest zoos and botanical gardens in Europe, is just northeast of Rosenstein Castle.

Aloft Stuttgart
The beat of the city center at the Aloft Hotel Stuttgart. In the heart of the Stuttgart Germany city center, near the central station, you will find Aloft Hotel Stuttgart.

View our daily agenda.

Day 1 (16 June 2023)
18:30 -21:00


BBQ at Gospel Forum with Leadership team, Group Board members and Affiliate Board members.

(Gospel Forum: Junghansstraße 7-9, 70469 Stuttgart, Germany)

21:00 - 21:15


Gospel Forum - Aloft Stuttgart.

(Aloft Stuttgart: Heilbronner Str. 70, 70191 Stuttgart, Germany)

End of day 1
Day 2 (17 June 2023)
7:00 - 8:00



8:00 - 8:15


Aloft Stuttgart - Gospel Forum

8:30 - 8:45


Welcome by ForAfrika Founder and Group Chairman
Ann Pretorius & Paul Edwards

8:45 – 10:00


Session 1: We are ForAfrika
Isak Pretorius

10:00 – 10:30

Coffee break

Connect time

10:30 – 12:30


Session 2 - ForAfrika strategy
Simon McGregor & Abeba Amene

12:30 – 1:30



13:30 - 15:30


Session 3 - Tackling key issues
Paul Edwards

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee break

Connect time

16:00 - 16:15


Gospel Forum - Porsche Museum

16:30 - 18:00


Private tour of Porsche Museum
(Porscheplatz 1, 70435 Stuttgart, Germany)

18:30 - 20:30


Ristorante Franca e Franco
(Marconistraße 25, 70435 Stuttgart, Germany)

20:30 - 20:45


Ristorante Franca e Franco - Aloft Stuttgart

Event close
Day 3 (16 June 2022)
7:00 - 8:00



8:00 - 8:45


Montecasino to Base

9:00 – 11:00

Session 3

Vision building session 2: Marketing strategy, 3 year picture.
Fred Mutenyo

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee break

Connect time

11:30 – 1:30

Session 4

Vision building session 3: 1 year plan, quarterly rocks
Eddie Brown

1:30 – 2:30



2:30 - 5:00

Session 5

Vision building session 4: Issue solving, 90-Day world, Toolbox tools
Simon McGregor

5:30 - 8:30


Sundowners and dinner – Boma braai at Base

8:30 - 9:15


Base to Montecasino

End of day 3
Day 4 (17 June 2022)
7:00 - 8:00



8:00 - 8:45


Montecasino to Base

9:00 - 10:00

Session 6

Session 6 - Radical Candor
David Brown

10:00 - 12:00

Session 7

Session 7 - Health and wellness
Dr Albert Wort

12:00 - 1:00



1:00 - 2:30

Session 8

Team Building Fun
Susannah Hastings

2:30 - 3:00


CEO wrap up

3:00 - 3:45


Base to Montecasino

End of Max Impact: Vision

Abeba Amene

Chief Programs Officer

Alberto Gava

UK ForAfrika Trustee

Alex Burroughs

UK ForAfrika Director of Development

Ann Pretorius

Founding Director

Elias Koller

Switzerland ForAfrika CEO

Fred Lambert

Austria ForAfrika Board member

Isak Pretorius

Group CEO

Judith Meuller

Switzerland ForAfrika Board member

Kristin Reinhardt

Germany ForAfrika Board member

Maik Strassl

Switzerland ForAfrika Board member

Maren Augustin

Germany ForAfrika Finance and Administration Officer

Matthias Link 

Germany ForAfrika Board member

Paul Edwards

Group Chairman

Roberta Annan

Group Board member

Roger Clarke

UK ForAfrika Trustee

Sabine Wenz

Germany ForAfrika CEO

Sabrina Leuenberger

Switzerland ForAfrika Co-President

Simon McGregor

Group COO

Susannah Hastings

Chief of Staff

Terri Pretorius

Group Marketing Director
Additional leadership team members attending dinner on 16 June:

Arsenio Mucavele

Mozambique ForAfrika Country Director

Célio Njinga

Angola ForAfrika Country Director

Charles Wentzel

Disaster Response Director

Cisca Pretorius

Cisca Pretorius

Dr Mary Okumu

Group Senior Director/Head of Technical Unit

Eugene Keague

Group Facilities Manager

Fiona Hannig

Group Chief Communications Officer

Glynn Le Roux

Creative Director

Jane Kingara

Human Resources Director

Jennifer Schnare

North America Director of Development

Leader Makumator

South Sudan ForAfrika Country Director

Mashall Makamanzi

South Africa ForAfrika Country Director