Peggy Ann Fulford née Barard was born in New Orleans in 1958 and went on to study at
Spelman College in Atlanta. She later set up King Management Group and befriended successful sports stars, most notably basketball legend Dennis Rodman. She claimed to have graduated from Harvard and attained her wealth from successful business dealings. She offered to help manage the star's investments for free to help them build wealth and protect them from scammers.
Larry Salander was born in Long Beach, New York, in 1949 and went to the University of Miami before dropping out to run his father's antique shop. He opened his own shop a few years later, followed by one on Madison Avenue in New York, branching out into fine art. By 1977 he had become the youngest member of the Appraisers Association of America. Over the next three decades, he would win acclaim in the art world for being a shrewd investor and championing upcoming artists. In 2003 one lifestyle magazine called his gallery the best in the world.
When G7 Foreign and Development Ministers meet in London this week they will discuss investing $15 billion in developing countries in the next two years. This development fund will help women access jobs and build resilient businesses to combat the devastating economic impacts of COVID-19.