Busie Matsiko-Andan

Busie Matsiko-Andan is an award-winning global strategist and entrepreneur, and a Berkeley College alumna.

Soon after earning a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Management from Berkeley College in 2004, Matsiko-Andan emerged as a fashion influencer, co-founding one of the first fashion-technology companies, Fashion Indie, which was acquired by Nylon magazine. She has been a leader in diaspora affairs for more than 20 years and has been recognized by the African Union for her efforts in diversity and inclusion. She serves as Executive Director of The Africa Future Summit, which brings together investors and leaders in technology, entrepreneurship, and politics to address the challenges that affect Africa’s future.

Most recently, Matsiko-Andan serves as Founder and CEO of Pont Global, a boutique management and recruitment firm focused on helping women. She is also the creator of RESET, a platform for thought leaders to discuss business strategies during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Matsiko-Andan and her initiatives have been featured in Businessweek, Forbes, Fortune, the New York Post, the New York Daily News, Women’s Wear Daily, and other national and international publications.

Born in South Africa to Ugandan and South African parents, she lives on Long Island with her husband and three daughters.

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