2023 SPEAKERS

Programme director

Lesetja R. T. Mogoba

CEO
Creators Emporium

Address

Eustace Mashimbye

CEO
Proudly South African

Programme Director

Dr Candice Watson

CEO & Founder
Mwangaza Advisory

Welcome Address

Cllr Sivuyile Ngodwane

Executive Mayor
City of Ekurhuleni

KEYNOTE Address

H.E. Prof. Dr. Ambassador. Tal Edgars M.Inst.D, PhD

Group Executive Chairman
GBSH Consult Group

Address

Eustace Mashimbye

CEO
Proudly South African

Ravi Naidoo

CEO
YES (Youth Employment Service)

Apst Themba Ndlovu

President of NAFCOC Gauteng
NAFCOC

Sello KaNcube

Actor, Director, Playwright & Founder of Sello Maake kaNcube Foundation

Mashudu Ramano

Founder
CE Mitochondria Energy

MODERATORs

Mark Taylor

National Operations Manager
Lepharo NPC

Sherrie Donaldson

Executive
Africa Innovators

Dr More Manda

Executive
merSETA

Jabez Van Wyk

Project Manager & Consultant
Nalyd Consulting

Sipho Sidwell Ngwenya

Senior Manager Executive Management Support
Showmax

SPEAKERS

Toby Chance

Head of Enterprise Development
Co Space

Richard Wood

Sales Director
Sage Africa

Lushia van Buuren

CEO Founder
Luelle Consulting

Sheldon Tatchell

Founder
Legends Barbershop

Mandla Ngcobo

Founder
Accelerit Technologies

Shabir Ahmed

Vice President For Customer Solutions Center,
Southern Africa
Mastercard, Southern Africa

Charmel Van Wyk - Flemming

CEO
F Twelve

Xolani Qubeka

Managing Director & CEO
SBDI

Sasha Findlay

Founder
Putty Perfect

Sydney Zakhele Siwela

Executive for SME & Home Sales and Operations
Telkom

Jabu Zwane

Founder
The Mindset Development Institute

Innocentia Itumeleng Greta Motau

President
Young Entrepreneur South Africa

Sisa Mbangxa

APMMA President
SISA MOTOR

Justine Mogashoa

CEO
Gibela Business Incubator

Tebogo Moalusi

RISE Mzansi National Spokesperson
RISE Mzansi

Thabang Mabuza

Advisory Board Member
The Mindset Common Purpose South Africa

Sumaya Jaffer

Senior Manager
SNG Grant Thornton

Sphe Vundla

Brand Director
South African Breweries

Mandla Khupe

Retail Capital, a division of TymeBank

Bogosi Motshegwa

Founder
Thinkerneur

Pertunia Sibanyoni

Board Director
African United Business Confederation

Twala Bheki

Founder & President
TECSA

Litha Kutta

Co-Chairperson
Enterprise & Supplier Development Community of Practise

Vusi Vokwana

National Treasurer General
Nafcoc

Vinesh Maharaj

Associate Director | Smart Manufacturing Lead
PwC