2024 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

Noxolo Kahlana

Founder & Business Development Executive
Energy House ZA

Ravi Naidoo

CEO
Youth Employment Service (YES)

Frederik Zietsman

CEO
Takealot Group

Bongani Sithole

CEO
Founders Factory Africa

MODERATORs

Charlene Heyburgh

Founder
eKasi Traders Network

Sandile Tshabalala

Co-Founder
Huruma Bantfu (Pty) Ltd

Steven Zwane

Founder
Youth Leadership Entrepreneurship

Kagisho Dichabe

Co-Founder & Chairman
FINASA

SPEAKERS

Freddy Mahhumane

CEO
KASI D

Nicky Swartz

Founder
Spoon Money

Elvis Sekhaolelo

Founding CEO
eKasi Entrepreneurs

Litha Kutta

Partnership Development & Programme Lead
Land and Agricultural Development Bank of South Africa

Ercília Mata Ubisse

Regional Chapter Head | Southern Africa
Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE)

Mpopi Khupe

Managing Director
Zevoli Growth Partners

Janine Rebelo

CEO
Think Digital

Marlon Parker

Founder
RLabs

Allon Raiz

Founder and CEO
Raizcorp

Shingi Bimha

Head: Programmes and Partnership Development, Southern Africa
Anglo - American Foundation

Zuko Kubukeli

CEO
PAPEfunds

Dale Jeevanantham

Provincial Ecosystem Development Executive
National Business Initiative

Xolani Qubeka

Founder and Managing Director
SBDI Social Enterprise Management Corproation (Pty) Ltd

Lusanda Fibi

Head of Trade and Government Relations
SATOVITO

Octavius Phukubye

Executive Director
Mr Price Foundation