|Abram Molelemane and Anton Ressel|
Abram Molelemane is a journalism graduate at the Tshwane University of Technology. In 2011 he was nominated for the Record print journalist of the year award.
CEO of at Lion of Africa Insurance.
Adrian Dommisse is the founder of Dommisse Attorneys. He has experience in the fields of corporate finance and acquisitions, structured finance and commercial law.
Andre Krause is the national distribution manager: Glacier Financial Planning and has worked in the financial services industry for the last 22 years. He obtained his postgraduate Diploma in Financial Planning (CFP) through the University of the Free State and has been a member of The Financial Planning Institute of Southern Africa (FPI) since 2001..
Dr Andrew Golding is CE of the Pam Golding Property group..
Andrew Lewis is director, Tax, Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr..
Anton Harber, Wits University Caxton Professor of Journalism and chair of the Freedom of Expression Institute, was a Weekly Mail (now Mail & Guardian) founding editor and a Kagiso Media executive director. He wrote Diepsloot (Jonathan Ball, 2011), Recht Malan Prize winner, and co-edited the first two editions of The A-Z of South African Politics (Penguin, 1994/5), What is Left Unsaid: Reporting the South African HIV Epidemic (Jacana, 2010) and Troublemakers: The best of SA's investigative journalism (Jacana, 2010)..
Anton Ressel is an experienced business development consultant, mentor and SME specialist. He is the Senior consultant at ED and CSI specialist agency Fetola (www.fetola.co.za ), a winning mentor on the SAB Kickstart Entrepreneur Competition, and a published author across multiple publications.
Arthur Kamp is an economist at Sanlam Investments (SI)..
Boitumelo Mothoagae is head of customer retention and financial adviser of Liberty..
Bonnie Ramaila has extensive experience in marketing, advertising, PR, research, branding, and media and communications across government, public entities and the private sector. She is one of the few women marketing and communication specialists with solid and vast experience in these fields and across the three sectors.
Brett Bowes is the managing director at TerraNova. He has a long history of strategic marketing and brand communications management in multinational companies.
Bruce Taylor is GM: vertical solutions of Dimension Data Middle East and Africa..
Carien Strauss is a fiduciary and tax specialist at Sanlam Private Wealth..
Carl Roothman is chief executive of retail business at Sanlam Investments..
Catherine Wijnberg is the Director and Founder of the Fetola Foundation (www.fetola.co.za).
Chandrakumar BJG is an industry analyst in the Metals & Minerals Practice at Frost & Sullivan, South Asia & Middle East..
Chemory Gunko is a seasoned Creative Director, a certified NLP Practitioner, Ericksonian Hypnotherapy Practitioner, Energy ReSourcing Practitioner & Life Coach, among others. She works as a marketing consultant and provides copywriting, SEO, graphic design and Joomla! website services..
Chris Bohill is the vice president of consulting and product strategy at Biznet. Biznet specialises in supplier performance management (SPM), helping clients to optimise and continuously improve supplier's performance, by creating transparency, reducing risk and improving operational efficiency..
Chris Mashigo is the executive manager for Business Development at Coega Development Corporation..
Chris Whelan is the CEO of Accelerate Cape Town..
CEO at Via Afrika.
|Cobus van Zyl|
Cobus van Zyl is the Chief Operations Officer at Aggrey & Clifford, an independent, East African, brand-building agency. Their client base includes Vodacom Tanzania, Tanzania Breweries, The National Housing Corporation, and Azam TV to name but a few.
Craig Pheiffer is head of Private Client Asset Management at Absa. He studied at the University of the Witwatersrand and Unisa graduating with a BSc Computer Science (Wits), BCom - Economics, BCom Hons - Economics and MCom (cum laude) - Economics (Unisa).
Danette Breitenbach was the editor and publisher of Advantage, the publication that served the marketing, media and advertising industry in southern Africa. Before her editorship, she was deputy-editor as well as freelancing for over a year on the publication before that.
David Crosoer is executive: research and investments of PPS Investments..
|Derick van der Walt|
Derick van der Walt is the owner of Greenpepper Communication in Pretoria. His company specialises in the production of corporate publications - printed and electronic.
Desere Orrill is MD of MobiMedia and CMO of the Ole! Media Group..
Client Service Manager - Tax at Meredith Harington.
Donvay Wegierski is director of Werksmans Attorneys. Her main practice areas are intellectual property and Africa.
|Dr Adrian Saville|
Adrian Saville is CIO of Cannon Asset Managers and he holds a Visiting Professorship in Economics and Finance at the Gordon Institute of Business Science. View Adrian's blog at Adriansaville.com or follow him on Twitter at @AdrianSaville..
|Dr Tracy Dunbar|
Dr Tracy Dunbar is director of Analytics at BITanium..
Duggan Matthews is an investment professional at Marriott Asset Management..
Emil Brincker is director, National Tax Practice Head at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr..
Eric Levenstein is a director at Werksmans Attorneys..
|Erika van der Merwe|
Erika van der Merwe, CEO of the South African Venture Capital & Private Equity Association (SAVCA)..
Ernest Mazansky is tax director of Werksmans Attorneys. He was previously the chairman of the Taxation Committee of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants.
Ewald Kellerman is head of sales of FNB Home Loans..
Frances Okosi is a partner in the Banking & Finance Practice Group of Baker & McKenzie..
Gaelyn Scott is Director and Head of Intellectual Property at ENS (Edward Nathan Sonnenbergs) and has 17 years experience. She practises as an attorney in the intellectual property department and specialises in strategic brand management and the enforcement of intellectual property rights, both locally and internationally, with extensive experience in Africa.
Geoff Blount is the CEO of Cannon Asset Managers. After completing a BCom (Hons) at Wits, Geoff lectured Corporate Finance in the university's business economics department.
George Ferreira is vice president and chief operations officer at Samsung Electronics Africa..
Geraldine has over eleven years experience in the financial services industry, consulting in all aspects of financial planning. She is currently the legal marketing specialist at Liberty Retail SA.
Graeme Palmer is a director in the commercial department of Garlicke & Bousfield..
Graham Paulsen is a specialist consultant at Network Finance, a division of Network Recruitment..
Graham Turnbull is the Chief Executive Officer at LifeSense Financial Services (Pty) Ltd..
Greg Stockton is the Africa Divisional Manager of the deVere Group..
Heinrich Louw is senior associate, tax of Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr..
Helene Vermaak is a consulting psychologist at The Human Edge..
Hugh Tyzack founded and manages www.guarantorloansdirect.com, in order to help people with bad credit obtain the loans they need. In addition to writing for his website, Hugh is an active pianist and enjoys all types of music.
Hugo Malherbe is product specialist of PPS Investments..
Imraan Jakoet is an investment analyst of Glacier by Sanlam..
Jackwell Feris is a director in the Dispute Resolution Practice at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr. He has experience in mining and petroleum, Oil and Gas law, corporate and commercial law, administrative law and procurement law and arbitrations..
|James Fungai Maposa|
James Fungai Maposa is programme manager: Industrial Automation, Mining & Manufacturing at Frost & Sullivan.
James Gilfillan is chief investment strategist at AlphaWealth.
Janine Lazarus is a South African journalist and interviewer of top names in the news, public figures and celebrities. Follow @JanineLazarus on Twitter..
Jayne Cross is an associate in Civil and Corporate Litigation at Minchin & Kelly, Botswana (a member of DLA Piper Africa)..
Jed Hewson is a director at 1Stream (Pty) Ltd (www.1stream.co.za), a pioneer and leading provider of cloud-based contact centre technology in South Africa. He studied at York University and has spent the last 15 years in the IT industry.
Jeremy Matthews is Panda Security's country manager. Originally from the UK, he is a 20-year veteran of the local IT industry with a range of experience covering enterprise software sales, application integration, web enablement and network/endpoint security.
Jess is Group Editor at Bizcommunity.com. She is also a contributing writer.
|Johan van der Walt|
Johan van der Walt is a director in the Tax Practice at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr..
Johann Koegelenberg is co-founder of the company Adapt To Change (www.AdaptToChange.co.za). He has extensive experience in operations management, quality, supply chain and continuous improvement and has a strong financial background..
John French is a communication strategist and communication skills coach with 20 years extensive experience in the communication training industry. John heads up Communication Guru, a communication skills training company operating both nationally and internationally.
John Harvey is Media Relations Consultant at Roger Wilco, an established, award-winning digital marketing agency based in Cape Town. He was weaned and came of age on a very unhealthy diet of newsprint and post-midnight deadlines - yet still comes back for more..
JP Landman is a political analyst at Nedbank Private Wealth. JP joined BoE Personal Stockbrokers in 2000 as a part-time political analyst.
Justine Krige is a senior associate in the Corporate and Commercial Practice at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr..
An adventurous knowledge-junkie, Kat is curious about all things digital. She has moved into the digital marketing communications arena and is currently the in-house digital and communications specialist for chef school Capsicum CulinaryStudio.
Kay Schröder is director of Werth Schröder Inc, and is the senior counsel of the German Southern African Chamber of Commerce..
Keanan Reis is a communication consultant who develops solutions around New and Traditional Media, internal and external stakeholders. He is currently the Head of Strategy and MD for Ambigram Solutions.
Kelly is a blogger by profession. She loves writing, reading and travelling.
Keolebogile Mugabe is an associate and head of Debt Collection at Minchin & Kelly, Botswana (a member of DLA Piper Africa)..
Kevin Phillips is the MD of idu Software. He is an entrepreneur who has built a successful business, and so has a solid understanding of the challenges and questions business owners face..
Laurence Hillman is MD for 1Life.
Leigh Andrews (@leigh_andrews) is senior editor of the marketing and media industry at Bizcommunity.com. She loves word play and alliteration, and can be reached at ..
|Lize de la Harpe|
Lize de la Harpe obtained her LLB degree in 2005 from the University of Stellenbosch, whereafter she completed her articles and was admitted as an attorney. During 2008 she completed a CFP qualification from the University of the Free State and joined Metropolitan Asset Managers as their legal adviser.
Louis Kruger is a candidate attorney in the Conveyancing Department at Schindlers Attorneys & Conveyancers..
Luigi Marinus is an investment analyst at PPS Investments..
Marion Scher (www.mediamentors.co.za) is an award-winning journalist, lecturer, media trainer and consultant with 25 years' experience in the industry. For more of her writing, go to her Bizcommunity profile or to Twitter @marionscher..
Coming from a Public Relations background, Mark is a devoted enthusiast of the internet. As a wordsmith, consultant and marketer, he aims to bring your ideas to life and attract the attention your organisation deserves.
Megan Gedye is an associate in the Litigation Department of Garlicke & Bousfield Inc..
Melissa Baird is a sustainability communication strategist at Ogilvyearth South Africa whose career has included multi-faceted marketing communications campaigns in traditional advertising, interactive television, web based marketing and book and magazine publishing..
Melvyn Lloyd has a BBA (Bachelor of Business Administration) degree from UNISA. He joined Glacier by Sanlam in 2008 as a client services consultant.
Michael Stein (AdvDipTax (CapeTown), MCom (Natal) CA(SA)) is a tax consultant based in Johannesburg. He is the author of the LexisNexis publications, Stein on Capital Gains Tax and Estate Duty Principles and Planning, is a co-editor of Income Tax Reporter and the South African Income Tax Guide and is co-author of the fifth edition of Broomberg on Tax Strategy..
|Mike van Alphen|
Mike van Alphen is national manager of Rawson Finance..
Wakefields Real Estate is a professional and reliable family-owned residential property company spanning 74 years, and offering four generations of experience and expertise..
Nick Battersby is the chief executive at PPS Investments..
Nico Coetzee is executive: business development of PPS Investments..
Nicole Paulsen is associate, tax of Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr..
Nozipho Bhengu is a director at Werkmans Attorneys..
Paddy Hartdegen has been working as a journalist and writer for the past 40 years since his first article was published in the Sunday Tribune when he was just 16-years-old. He has written 13 books, edited a plethora of business-to-business publications and written for most of the major newspapers in South Africa..
I keep our systems and processes running smoothly so that all stakeholders have the information they need at any given time. At my best when there is lots on the go.
Patrick Barker is a private client portfolio manager at Cannon Asset Managers..
Peter Harvey is the MD of PayGate. Leading through integrity, with more than 26 years in IT and payment processing, Peter is a master when it comes to creating solutions to clients' exact requirements.
Managing Director at Meredith Harington.
Priyesh Modi is director of Bowman Gilfillan..
Richard Marcus is a director in the Dispute Resolution practice of Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr, as well as a member of its Insolvency Unit. Richard has extensive experience in various aspects of corporate and commercial litigation, including urgent applications and arbitrations, including company and contract law disputes, insolvency and business rescue, and intellectual property.
Client Service Manager - Audit & Accounting.
Rob Baker is a semi-retired investment actuary who spends his time running South Africa Travel Online (www.southafrica.to) and doing freelance writing..
Rob Cooper is a tax expert and director of legislation updates and proposed legislation of Sage VIP..
Rod Baker is Content Director at Bizcommunity.com. A journalist since before computers, he worked on a wide range of magazines and, in his youth, rose through the ranks from being a lowly and abused sub-editor, to a high and still abused editor and publisher.
Content Director at Bizcommunity.com.
Ross is the founding CEO of Advent Wealth. Following a Business, Economics and Finance Honours degree at Loughborough University, Ross qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant whilst working in Investment Banking in London.
Santhiran Naidoo is an investment analyst at Glacier by Sanlam..
Shehryar Qureshi is a leading professional writer who likes to write about facts and real estate trends for property investors. He has been working in the real estate sector for many years and has been sharing his knowledge about investing trends for properties in international property management..
Sindy Peters (@sindylp) is Group Head: Content at Bizcommunity.com. She can be reached at ..
Sophie Baker is the content producer at Biz4Afrika, a Microsoft-owned online hub providing help, information and networking opportunities for small businesses, through Kagiso Digital..
In a career spanning almost of a quarter of a century, Steven Cohen has only ever worked for one company. The company is today called Sage Pastel and was founded with partners Ivan Epstein and Alan Osrin in 1989.
Steven Cohen is managing director at Sage Pastel Accounting..
After studying at UCT Struan completed his articles at Greenwoods (now Baker Tilly) and spent a few months on secondment in New York. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2009.
Tanya Lochner is in Fiduciary Services at Glacier by Sanlam..
Tendani Mantshimuli is consumer economist of Liberty Life..
Tim Wyatt-Gunning is CEO at Web Africa.
Tiny Carroll has over 20 years' experience in estate, tax and financial planning for clients. Prior to becoming an estate planning specialist at Glacier Financial Solutions, he was a senior legal analyst at Old Mutual.
Trinette Hartley is a fiduciary specialist at Glacier by Sanlam and a FISA member..
Wade Witbooi completed his B.Com Business Management degree from the University of the Western Cape and joined Glacier by Sanlam as a graduate trainee in 2010. He has since held positions within Glacier's communications centre, operations department, and joined the investment administration team in 2011.
Yaniv Kleitman is a senior associate in the Corporate and Commercial practice at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr. He has experience in mergers and acquisitions, BEE transactions, mining law and debt and equity finance transactions.
Zinhle Matentji is the owner and managing director of headhunting company Search Specifics. She is motivated to transform the executive search industry through her belief that more can be done, and better.