PRESIDENT, ACADEMIC ADVISORS, RULE OF LAW ADVISORY BOARD
Honorary life vice president
Dr Sam Motsuenyane was Executive President of the National African Federated Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NAFCOC) from 1968 to 1992. During this period he fought for the rights of black business and was the recipient of the 1985 Free Market Award for his exceptional contributions to the cause of economic freedom in South Africa. He later served as the Leader of the House in the Senate and as Ambassador to Saudi Arabia. He was involved in the establishment of the Foundation has been a Council Member and Patron for many years.
Leon Louw has been active in diverse aspects of South African public life for over a generation. He is credited with having had a significant impact on the course of events in South Africa, especially regarding the extensive economic reforms that took place during the last two decades of apartheid, and the inclusion of the property rights clause in the constitution. With his wife, Frances Kendall, he was nominated thrice for the Nobel Peace Prize for proposals made in their book South Africa: The Solution. Leon is the CEO of the Free Market Foundation.
Prof Brian Kantor
Prof Charles W Baird
Prof Deepak Lal
Prof Duncan Reekie
Prof Israel Kirzner
Prof Pascal Salin
Prof Patrick Minford
Subcommittees, focus teams & consultants
The Foundation has ad hoc sub-committees and specialist Focus Teams, consisting of invited experts in their fields who co-operate in the formulation and implementation of policies and strategies in such areas as Energy, Health, Privatisation, Land and Agriculture. Additionally, we use the services of commissioned and volunteer specialist consultants.
WHO WE ARE
The Free Market Foundation is an independent public benefit organisation to promote and foster an open society, as well as the rule of law and other values
WHY YOU SHOULD SUPPORT US
The Free Market Foundation plays a crucial role in South Africa. It is a civil society voice that takes up causes that individuals and companies do not have the time or specialised skills to deal with effectively themselves
BOARD OF NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTORS
The Board of Non-Executive Directors of the Free Market Foundation
The FMF wishes to identify those unique individuals who inspire others in a particular sphere of life. These individuals are elected as FMF Luminaries to memorialise their achievements as an example to all
About our history