Dr Imtiaz Ismail Sooliman
Source of Influence: Philanthropy, Charity & Development
Status: Featured in current year
Sooliman is the founder of the Gift of the Givers Foundation. It is the largest disaster relief organization of African origin on the African continent. His organization has delivered over $103 million in aid to 41 countries around the world. The organization has also designed and developed the world’s first and largest containerised mobile hospital, which has been deployed in Bosnia. It also runs 24 development projects in South Africa and Malawi. He was awarded South Africa’s Order of the Baobab for distinguished service in April 2010.