Top 35-under-35 2020: Dana Pretorius

Co-founder and Director, Outsourced CFO Approaching your business strategy in the new normal Business owners and employees in South Africa had an immensely challenging 2020. It is important that you as a business owner start focusing on your business strategy for 2021 and the new normal, because the assumptions that sustained your business might not…

Top 35-under-35 2020: Divyesh Joshi

General Manager: Forecasting, Planning and Analysis, MTN South Africa Before we succeed at Big Data, let’s get the small data right! Almost four years to the date, Donald J Trump succeeded in an unexpected election victory to become the 45th president of the United States. In time allegations surfaced that the Trump campaign had used…

Top 35-under-35 2020: Joy Malete

Director for Controllership for VISA SSA Servant leadership It must have been around 2015/16 when I was formally introduced to ‘servant leadership’, a term coined by Robert K Greenleaf in an essay titled ‘The servant as leader’. I was attending a youth leaders’ training event and little did I know that the training event would…

Top 35-under-35 2020: Mandy Muchnick

Private Equity Transactor and Africa Chair for One Young World; Co-Founder of imagine.nation If not me, then who? If not now, then when? We have inherited a collection of global challenges which need to be addressed with a global mindset. One Young World, a summit bringing together the brightest young minds from 196 countries, challenged…

Top 35-under-35 2020: Manqoba Kubheka

General Manager: Licensing, SAMRO Not all CAs are decision-makers Chartered accountants who are born decision-makers must be given room to make a large-scale positive impact on business, education, the economy and the public sector. How do we identify them? The CA journey is a gruelling and testing one; it’s rigorous and pushes individuals who embark…