Ebrahim Patel

CEO, Magellan Management / Director, SiyaXoxa Technologies / Chairman, WIEF Young Leaders Network, South Africa


Ebrahim Patel is a business strategist with experience in Property, Venture Finance, Economic Development and International Trade. He is the Managing Director at SiyaXoxa Technologies. In 1998 he founded Magellan Management, a boutique private equity firm. Ebrahim is an International Advisor to the World Islamic Economic Forum and the Chairman of the WIEF Young Leaders Network.

He founded the Minara Chamber of Commerce and served as its President until 2017. He is a member of the KZN Provincial Economic Council and incepted the KZN Halaal Initiative for the KZN Dept of Economic Development and Tourism.

Ebrahim was appointed as the Honorary Consul of the Republic of Indonesia to KZN in 2020 and received the Standard Bank KZN Top Business Award in 2022.