Sandile Shezi is the founder and CEO of Global Forex Institute. Shezi is formally from the dusty streets of Umlazi, a township situated in the South of Durban.
Sandile obtained a National Diploma from the Durban University of Technology (DUT) majoring in Public Relations, and applied communications.
Sandile Shezi spent years living in the street. He has been trading before he even became a teenager by selling muffins at his school and he later used the money to trade forex while he was still attending school. He made some risky decisions. When friends gave him tuition fees for the year, he took the entire amount and started trading online.
Shezi and his long time mentor George Van der Riet, being a trade master with trading experience in excess of 15 years, partnered up to start Global Forex Institute. George van der Riet has won the African Forex Cup in 2014 and 2015. Global Forex Institute was born to create financial freedom and to address the high levels of unemployment in South Africa.
Global Forex Institute provides first hand training programmes that fully equips students for the forex trading world. This is one of the first institutions that offers a life time mentorship programme aimed at assisting students to be full time, successful forex traders. Over the years the institute has offered mentorship to more than 10 000 successful students.
Sandile Shezi Foundation
The Sandile Shezi Foundation is a non-profit organisation which was established with the sole purpose of transforming young people’s minds and lives in the African Continent. The philosophy upon which the Foundation is built emphasizes enhancing Africa’s Education, Health and Wealth to enable Africans to assume responsible roles in the development of our nation.
An educated population is essential for national prosperity and it brings a wide range of benefits to society. The African Education system is beset with functional problems that limit the learning experience of students.
To help in developing a more productive and inclusive school climate, The Sandile Shezi Foundation Educational Program looks to sponsor more than 2500 students with bursaries and scholarships by the year 2025.
The Foundation’s Rural and Township School Development Programme hopes to expose learners in these areas to opportunities which are currently only found in urban areas, through our Textbook Support Initiative, amongst others.
Better health is central to human well-being and productivity and makes an important contribution to economic progress. The Sandile Shezi Foundation Health Program works to strengthen the capacity of marginalized populations by supporting their overall health and well-being in an effort to touch more than 250 000 lives by the year 2025.
We package health seminars and conferences with health experts that promote good health, prevention, care, and recovery.
Our core initiatives include supporting and funding major operations for the marginalized, HIV/AIDS and Cancer Support, #CleanupSA program as well as the Donate a Wheelchair and Health equipment Initiative.
Innovation and entrepreneurship plays a critical role in making room for employment, wealth creation and sustainable economic improvement. The Sandile Shezi Foundation aims to have more than 2.5 million successful entrepreneurs by the year 2025.
Our main program, called ‘’Adopt an entrepreneur’’, focuses on improving the skills and knowledge of entrepreneurs through training, mentorship and consultation. We invite business leaders to guide entrepreneurs to blend their passions with support structures and resources to tackle challenging problems that come with innovative ideas.
Woman empowerment and business development is at the core of our Wealth Program which contributes to the expansion of world trade on a non-discriminatory basis while creating the awareness and support for financial stability.
Sandile Shezi Global Forex Institute
Global Forex Institute is a forex training institution that was established by the youngest self-made millionaire in South-Africa, Sandile Shezi. Shezi is formally from the dusty streets of Umlazi, a township situated in the South of Durban.
The 25 year old and his long time mentor George Van der Riet, being a trade master with trading experience in excess of 15 years, partnered up to start Global Forex Institute. It was born to create financial freedom and to address the high levels of unemployment in South Africa.
Global Forex Institute provides first hand training programmes that fully equips students for the forex trading world. This is one of the first institutions that offers a life time mentorship programme aimed at assisting students to be full time, successful forex traders.
Over the years the institute has offered mentorship to more than 10 000 successful students. Our mentors are handpicked by Sandile and George and are highly recommended. The institute offers a high number of seats per class making it easy for the students to interact with mentors. In 2014 the school won an award for been the number one forex training provider in Africa.
Their main goal is to teach clients how to trade forex, and also enhance them, by guiding our clients and giving them first hand teaching going through trades with the senior tutors. It is not an “over- night success get rich scam” it requires dedication, discipline and hard work just like any other career. They have tutors ready to assist all out students on a regular basis at all our offices which are open from Monday to Friday from 9am – 7pm. Global Forex Institute offers the best forex training on South African soil.