This gumptious entrepreneur from Vredendal enjoys making waves.

Businessman. Distiller. Disruptor. Do-gooder. Farmer. Joubert Roux is a viral vector of energy and business accomplishments.

His latest slam dunk is the launch of Zero Carbon Charge, a country-wide network of ultra-fast renewable energy charging stations for EVs. He explained, “Not only are we right up there on the road to zero carbon transport in South Africa, we’re also trying to make charging electric vehicles as sustainable as possible. Read more: