Nozizwe Vundla is the head of the Sanlam Foundation. Before that, she was the executive director of Student Sponsorship Programme, a non-profit trust. Vundla is a trustee of the Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund. She sits on the board of the St. Mary’s Foundation, and she was formerly the Chairperson of the Women’s Legal Centre. She is a fellow of the African Leadership Initiative. She holds BA and LLB degrees from the Wits University and is passionate about social justice and the arts.