Mike Wood regards himself as a student of this country, constantly learning about the complexities of culture, heritage, prejudice, acceptance and human nature. He is a co-founder of The Growth Collective, showing that he has a healthy combination of entrepreneurial spirit and a thirst for learning. Mike has travelled extensively, and in 2005 was part of the Miles Ahead initiative, driving from London to Cape Town over 6 months on behalf of UNICEF. \n\nSisa Ntshona is the inaugural President of the Enterprise Development Council of South Africa (EDCSA) and a former Head of SME Banking for Barclays Africa responsible for the Enterprise Development strategy, operations and activities. He also guest lectures on various MBA Entrepreneurship programmes.