iAfrica is a division of Africa.com Media GroupAfrica.com is a media holding company with an extensive array of platforms that reach a global audience interested in African content and community. Africa.com’s interests include a business publishers ad network, content syndication, the website at www.africa.com and email newsletters, various social media platforms, and internet domain names ending with the “. africa . com” extension. We operate from Johannesburg, Lagos and New York, and have a presence in Cape Town and Nairobi. iAfrica is a multi-platform media company curating, aggregating, and producing news and information. One of the earliest online news websites in South Africa, iAfrica’s mission is to serve as a comprehensive source for better understanding and unity to help make South Africa truly one nation for decades to follow.
Teresa H. ClarkeChairman, CEO & Executive Editor
Teresa H. Clarke is Chairman and CEO of Africa.com and serves as Executive Editor of iAfrica. Teresa first arrived in South Africa in 1995 during which time she taught corporate finance in the MBA program at Wits Business School and served on the investment committee of a private equity fund that invested in the Southern Africa region.
A desire to help fill the leadership pipeline in South Africa led her to found the Student Sponsorship Programme (SSP). The programme provides academically talented but economically disadvantaged South African students with scholarships and mentors to attend private schools.
Teresa has received numerous awards including one from the government of South Africa for her work with South Africa’s children and the Education Africa Humanitarian Award. She received a bachelor’s degree in economics, cum laude, from Harvard College, an MBA from Harvard Business School and a J.D. from Harvard Law School.