Madam Chaka founded a company called Afro Visionary Legacy, a strategic advisory and public speaking firm with a focus on Africa and its diaspora. She has experience from top-tier consulting firms having worked within the advisory divisions of the likes of Accenture, Deloitte and KPMG. Her career has seen her on platforms in Ethiopia, Democratic Republic of Congo, Malawi, Liberia, Tanzania, Ghana, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Nigeria, Namibia, Uganda, Togo, United Kingdom, Dubai and the United States of America.
She holds a Masters of International Business awarded with distinction and a Bachelor of Business and Commerce from Monash University, Australia. In addition, she studied African Studies to understand the needs of the continent. She was appointed to lead the African expansion of Football for Peace, a UK-based charity. Madam Chaka serves on the advisory board of the African Women in Energy and Power.
As a strategic advisor she has advised companies across industries such as Sasol, Xstrata Coal, Volkswagen, Standard Bank, Mondelez, Kellogg’s, Zanele Mbeki Development Trust, Aspen Institute and Department of Defence. She formed part of the advisory team to Former President Mbeki to Nigeria. Practically, she has travelled to 19 African countries to understand the needs of the continent on the ground.
As a Pan African speaker, she has addressed children in underprivileged schools in South Africa, Ghana, DRC and Zimbabwe. She has also spoken at various prisons. She has shared stages with H.E Vice President, Jewel Taylor of Liberia and H.E Former Vice President of Zimbabwe Joice Mujuru, Former President H.E. Mbeki of South Africa, Former President H.E. Mkapa of Tanzania, Former President H.E. Marzouki of Tunisia, and Former President H.E Mohamud of Somalia.