Quinton van der Burgh Biography
An entrepreneur with his finger on the pulse of business, Quinton Van Der Burgh is one of South Africa’s ultimate success stories. One of the youngest billionaires, he is a true maverick with extensive knowledge of marketing, mergers and business development in the telecommunications industry; import/export; property development; automotive; industrial and trading and mining industries.
As a philanthropist Quinton has made it his mission to help not only the people of South Africa but hundreds of thousands around the world. He founded the QVDB Foundation in hopes of making a difference for the people of South Africa and in doing so, inspiring others to do the same.
The QVDB Foundation has projects ranging from building wells in underprivileged areas to development centres that focus on providing individuals with skills that they will need to go into the workplace.
Additionally, Quinton has taken it upon himself to go beyond the clean water crisis and has launched the #ActofGenerosity initiative to help as many South Africans to alleviate their burdens of outstanding bills in hopes to lighten their financial loads.
His latest venture as publisher of the coffee table book “100 Making a Difference,” highlights the most impactful social champions in the world from activists, advocates and celebrities – including the likes of Michelle Obama, Christy Turlington, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Sugar Ray Leonard and more.
The book is slated for a January 2019 release (www.100makingadiffrence.com). – IG @QuintonVanDerBurgh / www.quintonvanderburgh.com