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Naledi Madala

Naledi Madala is a Barclays Bank‘s top economist who contributes to overall strategy for the bank and is responsible for macroeconomic market research. Prior to joining Barclays Bank Botswana she was a Research Fellow at the Botswana Institute for Development Policy Analysis (BIDPA) where she gained experience working in evidence based economic policy analysis, research, and… read more »

Kealeboga Lebo Pule

Kealeboga Lebo Pule, founder of Nungu Diamonds was born and raised in the North West in a small village called Ikopeleng. He kick started, his inevitable journey in the diamonds industry. In 2013, prior to incorporating Nungu Diamonds, Kealeboga was trained in rough diamond polishing, valuation and pricing by South African Diamond Corporation (SAFDICO) a… read more »

Tarryn Daniels

Tarryn Daniels. Happy MaKhumalo Ngidi is a businesswoman, social entrepreneur, author, motivational speaker and PR and Marketing Executive. Mrs. Ngidi brings over ten years of corporate experience to Proudly SA which she joined in 2015 as Chief Officer: Marketing & Communications. Prior to joining Proudly South African Ms. Ngidi was the founder and Managing Director… read more »

Tarryn Daniels

Tarryn Daniels Programme Manager: AIDC -GS1 South Africa, a division of the Consumer Goods Council of South Africa. Tarryn Daniels joined GS1 South Africa in 2009 after working in key accounts & customer relationship management within the motor industry. Her educational background includes engineering, business administration & business management. Tarryn Daniels has held various roles… read more »

Jatheen Desai

Jatheen Desai Business Capabilities and Growth Manager – Procurement Jatheen is the manager for Business Capabilities and Growth within the Procurement Division at ABInBev. He is responsible for managing Accelerator, the supplier development / incubator programme which focusses on transforming SAB’s supplier spend as well as developing the skills of black owned suppliers. Jatheen has… read more »

Lebelo Lukhele

Lebelo Lukhele Vice President Supplier Management & Transformation, Sasol Lebelo originally hails from Takelkop, just outside Groblersdal but now resides in the West of Johannesburg with his wife and 3 children. He has a degree in B.Juris Law as well as a Development Programme & Labour Relations and an Advanced Project Management certification from the… read more »

Rams Mabote

Rams Mabote is arguably the voice of small business in South Africa. He has turned his popular show on Metro FM Talk With Rams into the home of small business, dishing out education, opportunities, advice and networks that entrepreneurs need desperately. A serial entrepreneur himself with nearly 30 years of experience, Rams is also a… read more »

Lloyd Cornwall

Lloyd Cornwall is a career sales & marketing professional with over 30 years’ experience, 20 of which were spent running his own successful businesses. Lloyd’s independent success is underpinned by a strong record of achievement solely within blue-chip sales and marketing environments in private sector organisations. Lloyd Cornwall architects and implements high value-add sponsorship and… read more »

Malebo Mabitje Thompson

Ms Malebo MS Mabitje-Thompson is a Deputy Director-General in the Department of Trade and Industry of South Africa since April 20l4. This role entails developing and administering an attractive and competitive incentive programme to promote productive investment in South Africa. She oversees funding programmes for industrial infrastructure development, firm level competitiveness enhancement, export promotion, innovation… read more »

Eustace Mashimbye

Eustace Mashimbye is a qualified financial accountant who studied at the Technikon Northern Gauteng (now Tshwane University of Technology) and the Technikon South Africa (now UNISA). He majored in Financial Accounting and Corporate Law and also studied towards his MBA with the Management College of SA. He is currently completing his studies towards his Corporate… read more »

Zaf Mahomed

I have a wealth of multinational finance experience with particular expertise in mergers & acquisitions, strategy development, property management, investor relations, change management and business turnaround in addition to being a skilled negotiator. I am a qualified Chartered Accountant (SA) with a Masters in Business Leadership (MBL) from the UNISA School of Business Leadership. I… read more »

Yugen Pillay

Yugen Pillay, I am a self motivated individual, whom truly believes that the faith of our country is in the hands of our people, and with our passion and drive to build sustainable businesses surely we can start winning the war on unemployment, educating our children, gender equality and start turning our economy into the… read more »

York Zucchi

York Zucchi, I am not a big fan of sharing my private life, but after seeing so many serious CVs on this platform which make it seem life is a perfectly planned and executed series of events I thought I’d share with all the young entrepreneurs and aspiring professionals that life has a way of… read more »

Waseem Carrim

Waseem Carrim, I attended the University of Pretoria and received my B.Com Honours degree in Accounting Sciences in 2009. Where I began my career as an academic article trainee lecturing Accounting. I then completed my article traineeship with KPMG and was admitted as a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) in… read more »

Warren Prinsloo

Warren Prinsloo, I joined Jasco Electronics Holdings in 2006 as Financial Director. I was appointed Chief Financial Officer in 2008 and Acting Secretary in 2017. Prior to joining Jasco Electronics I spent six years with the Massmart group in various financial positions.Warren Prinsloo, I am also a member of the Institute of Directors and qualified… read more »