Imran Khan is a 23 year old business-owner, youth life-coach
and communication mentor based in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Already in the 4th year of his second company, Imran with his
long-time business partner Puso Thahane, has managed to create
and sustain success in a few fields at a young age.
Imran finished school at King Edward VII in 2006 and enrolled at
Wits University thereafter to study a BA Degree in Politics and
In 2007 he joined Grow2Lead, a youth leadership development
organization and managed its brand, lending it ubiquitous success
within the South African landscape - with it becoming a runner-up
for the SASE Social Entrepreneurship Award in 2009. With a vision
for excellence and a passion for innovation, Imran started
ATTITUTION in 2008, an education company that offers
extra-lessons and communication workshops to learners
of all ages. In 2012 ATTITUTION opened branches in Durban and
Cape Town and Imran Khan has been selected as a finalist for the
Sanlam/Business Partners Entrepreneur of the Year Awards 2012, to be held in September.
An avid believer in the power of speech, Imran is also an accredited Public Speaking Adjudicator for the National Speech and Drama College and an acclaimed writer. Using these tools; he hosts seminars and workshops on
communication for learners and corporates and regularly talks about entrepreneurship as a motivational speaker. Imran strongly believes in giving youth a chance, and encourages youth participation in business on
a global scale - and is one of the founding members of the iKhono Forum, a youth-owned partnering and potential-activating organization that develops small business owners through mentorship.