Akhona is a techno hippie who is fascinated and excited by all things digital as well as the the impact and influence of this platform in our lives. She enjoys writing articles on the global impact and influence of Fintech and digitisation. She works as an Innovation Consultant at RIIS (Research institute for Innovation and Sustainability) and has specialist knowledge and experience in the Entrepreneurship and Innovation industry. She also serves as a Business Coach at Y-Beca – Youth Entrepreneurship Foundation. She is a mentor at the GIBS Enterprise Development Academy She has also served as a mentor at the Goldman Sachs 10 000 women programme.