Hawa Bibi Khan is the Founder of the Merit Group of Companies, Habika Investment Trust and Ametrine.
Hawa trained as a chartered accountant and private equity fund manager. She is part of the first generation of Black and Women Investment professionals in the post-apartheid South Africa. She established her reputation in deal conceptualisation, origination and value creation; M&A activities; post investment value creation; private equity development funds and social responsibility investment funds space that is focused on quantum shifting Africa away from its colonial history.
Hawa is passionate about deepening international business partnerships in the Africa, Turkey and Asia region, which she believes are critical players in a new civilization and creation of New World Order.
Her companies act as a value creation bridge between companies from the different regions due to her global business, multicultural, multi-lingual, interfaith background and understanding.