Wesbank appoints new CEO of asset based finance

FNB and WesBank have combined their asset based finance capabilities and are pleased to announce the appointment of Khantse Radebe as chief executive officer of this business. Source: Supplied. Chief executive officer of FNB and WesBank’s asset based finance Khantse…

How To Become A CEO At 16

By Nick Said South Africa has targeted the creation of one million new entrepreneurs by 2030, but a schooling system, says Lydia Zingoni, weighed down by a lack of resources, infrastructure and a curriculum that focuses on traditional subject matter…

The CEO who turned down millions for a greener and cleaner Africa

Mandla Lamba is a visionary who overcame jail time and dirty investments. All these obstacles make up the success story of Agilitee, an electric vehicles manufacturer on its way to provide a greener and cleaner solution for Africans. Have you…

UBA America to facilitate investment, development capital, trade between North America, Africa – CEO

UBA America, the United States’ subsidiary of Pan African financial institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, has pledged its continuous commitment to facilitate trade and investment between North America and the African continent. Speaking on Thursday from the Bank’s…

How African governments can tap into the economic potential of waste to create a sustainable waste sector- CEO, Dechets a l’or.

Ayodeji Onikute is the CEO and founder of Dechets a l’or, a social venture that creates new sources of revenue for communities and improves environmental sustainability through an innovative waste management system in Guinea. During his Master’s programme at Columbia University…

How To Raise A CEO: A Mother And Daughter Share Lessons

At the 2020 FORBES WOMAN AFRICA Leading Women Summit in Durban on March 6, for the first time on the same stage, South Africa’s minister Dr Naledi Pandor and her entrepreneur-daughter Dr Aisha Pandor revealed their secrets to continued success.…

Lekki Deep Seaport Receives $221m China Harbour Equity Fund, Gets New CEO

Lekki Port LFTZ Enterprise Limited (LPLEL) has now received the infusion of $221,047, 248 equity funding from China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC), one of the shareholders of the Lekki Deep Sea Port Project currently under construction at the Lagos Free…

The journey so far: Aisha Pandor, CEO, SweepSouth (South Africa)

Aisha Pandor Aisha Pandor is the CEO of SweepSouth, a South African on-demand platform that offers homeowners access to cleaning professionals. 1. Describe the toughest situation you’ve found yourself in as a business owner. One of the toughest situations we’ve…

Orange CEO says EU authorities are open to pan-European telecoms mergers

by Mathieu Rosemain PARIS (Reuters) – The European Union’s top antitrust policymaker, Margrethe Vestager, is open to the idea of pan-European mergers in the telecoms market, Orange’s (ORAN.PA) boss Stéphane Richard said on Wednesday. Richard said he met Vestager, the…