Engaged Business Turnaround is a multidisciplinary business turnaround team. Established in 2016, it has an outstanding track record in turnaround, restructuring and business rescue. It provides stakeholders in distressed companies with credible, independent advice and implements sustainable turnaround strategies that restore profitability, minimise risk and manage stakeholder exposure.
Highly regarded by debt financiers and shareholders alike, Engaged Business Turnaround has the skills and know-how to achieve the best possible financial outcome for a distressed company, its staff and its stakeholders. It formulates bold, effective and practical strategies, and implements them expertly and professionally.
IQbusiness is the leading independent management consulting firm in Africa. Since 1998, we have helped our clients solve their problems by providing innovative, fast and cost-effective solutions. While we are a for-profit company, we are a mindful and purposeful one too. As a certified B Corporation and Conscious Companies Award winner, we are committed to using our business as a force for good to help grow people, organisations, and Africa.
Schindlers Attorneys is a multi-disciplinary law firm, offering a full range of legal services to both corporate and individual clients in South Africa and around the world. As experts in the law of Business Rescue, Schindlers took the first precedent setting case on Business Rescue to the Supreme Court of Appeal in 2013. Ever since, Schindlers have had a dedicated area of practice with a team of over twenty professionals dealing with all aspects of Business Rescue.
Adept Advisory delivers flexible and personalised business-defining solutions through a highly experienced and globally aligned team. We have built a reputation for providing the EMEA market with specialised expertise, tailored to provide our clients with sustainable value and an ongoing competitive advantage. Adept Advisory is a global leader in professional resourcing and project-based workforce solutions
Africa Forensics & Cyber was established out of a rising demand to combat this scourge. There is an increasing need for specialist skills, particularly as international regulators turn their focus on the South African and the African markets. Launched in March 2018, Africa Forensics & Cyber is a Pan-African, corporate forensics investigations company, headed by Dave Loxton, a widely-recognised, leading practitioner with formidable experience in the corporate fraud investigations and prevention space.
ACI is an independent corporate advisory boutique with an entrepreneurial approach to African M&A. ACI was established to capitalise and contribute on the emergence of the African consumer class driven by strong economic growth, demographic trends and urbanisation. Our team is made up of industry professionals who understand local markets and have backgrounds in private equity, corporate finance, M&A, strategic advisory and portfolio management.
Amplify Business Group have almost 25 years of experience in corporate negotiation advisory and training both locally and abroad. They offer a multi-faceted approach to developing a negotiation strategy to lead and/or support clients in significant deals; negotiations with suppliers, lenders or clients; and managing conflict resolution in the workplace.
Aon plc (NYSE: AON) is a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Our 50,000 colleagues in 120 countries empower results for clients by using proprietary data and analytics to deliver insights that reduce volatility and improve performance.
Market to More. Sell for More.
When your asset is worth the least to you, we help you find and maximise its value in the market.
Post Covid-19 strategies has forced businesses to free up cash. A vehicle fleet can contribute between 40% to 50% of the operating costs in a business, it is natural for company to want to explore a fleet restructuring strategy to find capital savings.
We understand that during this time a low hanging cash flow opportunity is found in a company’s vehicle fleet. And in a crisis, the knee jerk reaction is to sell vehicle assets as fast as possible. It may be true that a vehicle fleet can realise much needed bridging finance during this time. However, before reaching the decision to sell your assets, it is important that you act from a point of strength rather than a position of desperation.
We facilitate a conversation to understand your business needs and the desired outcomes you’re looking to achieve.
Atlassian is a global software company helping teams around the world unleash their potential. We build tools that help teams collaborate, build, and create together.
With our 150,000+ customers and team of 4,000+ Atlassians, we are building the next generation of team collaboration and productivity software. We believe the power of teams have the potential to change the world—one that is more open, authentic, and inclusive.
Aucor’s years of industry experience with a diverse range of operational sectors places us at the forefront of auction within Southern Africa. As Africa’s Auction Authority, Aucor offers the optimal turnkey solution, through which goods change hands, and optimum value is added.
Aucor operates as a conduit relieving people of unwanted assets and rationalises the search for willing buyers. We represent both the buyer and the seller, providing support to both parties without the presence of an intimidating auction house personality. Aucor’s Sub-Saharan footprint provides us with extensive reach throughout the African market, as well as the rest of the world.
For over forty years The Broll Group has continuously grown through both expansion and diversification. With the company’s roots firmly cast in the commercial property market, the Group and its subsidiaries have extensive knowledge and understanding of the principles and fundamentals of commercial property management, maintenance, broking, leasing, research and valuation. With time, not only has the Group been able to expand on its offering, but geographically Broll have extended their footprint far into Africa and today have representation in a vast number of countries across the continent.
With expertise, resource and know-how that extend across the real estate asset class, auctions and sales became a natural and obvious direction for the Group to pursue. In 2015 a joint venture between Broll Property group and Greenday Property signified the beginning of Broll Auctions and Sales, a subsidiary of the Broll Property Group that focuses on the sale of commercial property by way of auction, tender and private treaty.
Capitalworks is a leading independent private equity manager and invests in a diversified portfolio of equity investments in mid-sized companies alongside strong partners, entrepreneurs and management teams.
Cash Flow Capital was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in Pretoria, Gauteng. Cash Flow Capital is a young, dynamic company that was started by a group of professionals who wanted to assist SMEs to grow their businesses by providing quick and easy access to capital. Cash Flow Capital has grown to be the leading unsecured business funder in South Africa, leveraging its unique distribution channel and a proprietary credit model.
Traditional funding through banks and credit unions have inconvenient and drawn out leading processes that can take up to months and their approval rates are very low - that's why we created the Cash Flow Capital solution.
The core belief behind everything we do, is that business should be simple and understanding your financial numbers should be simple, fun and repeatable. We've taken the knowledge and expertise developed over the last 25+ years by our founders
Alan Miltz and Joss Milner on how to unearth the wealth of information in your financial story, and combined it with over 20 years of technical expertise of our founder Tim Lokot to bring you Cash Flow Story. World class software designed to “make business simple”.
The ethos of Conscious Companies is to create a more ethical, conscious, socio-economic and political environment galvanised by authentic purpose. This coupled with an appreciation for morality, values, ethics and guiding principles to live by while safe-guarding productivity and profit makes the Conscious Companies value proposition unique. Its various platforms and initiatives is a clarion call to the Leadership of every sector of government and business to deepen the conversations and dialogue that would revolve around conscious, ethical leadership to address societal imbalances, increase productivity and efficiency, maintain transparency, accountability and the rule of law.
It also creates a forum of shared values designed to effect attitudinal and behavioural change of the nation’s leadership in business, government and its citizenry, providing an opportunity for leaders to influence, lead and shape current thinking, change behaviour and act responsibly.
There are a number of initiatives to build conscious leadership capacity that include the Conscious Companies Awards is an innovative premium annual business event in the corporate calendar to unearth conscious, ethical leaders and their organisations who align people, planet, profit and purpose in service of all stakeholders. The Conscious Leadership Summit garners some of the world’s most brilliant minds to share their leadership strategies, experiences and insights on consciousness and transformation in business and society. Both local and international subject matter experts contribute to the conversation and analysis of the environment.
Croft Capital (Pty) Ltd is a boutique corporate finance advisory firm. We offer a range of services including transaction advisory, balance sheet restructuring, capital raising, environmental advisory and an outsourced accounting function. We have the ability to provide comprehensive tailored solutions to suit our clients’ needs.
In 2003 Crest Capital’s founder, Peter Gordon, formed Crest Gordon Consulting to provide business turnaround services to distressed companies and advice on distressed debt to the banking industry. In 2014 the company was rebranded as Crest Capital with the introduction of new partners and an expansion in the service offering to include broad corporate finance services. Our research has shown that investment banks and the larger accounting firms target the listed market for their corporate finance requirements,largely ignoring the many privately owned businesses as well as small to medium listed companies, which require a more bespoke and personalised service – this is our sweet-spot.
We provide both corporate finance and risk services. Our corporate finance offering provides an end to end advisory service which takes the anxiety and risk out of complex financial engineering, including M&A advisory, Capital raising, Company Valuations and Due diligence. Our risk services encompass, Strategy formulation and implementation, Business plan preparation, Financial modelling, Feasibility assessments, Litigation support, Business Turnaround and Business Rescue and reorganisations.
Edge Growth is a leading SME and Venture Fund Manager, specialising in developing small businesses and creating jobs and real transformation by connecting corporates and entrepreneurs, growing SMEs by addressing their key constraints: Access to finance, markets and skills. Our offering consists of three services areas, designed to achieve maximum
EBS Advisory is an environmental and sustainability service provider to business and industry and is committed to enhancing profitability through proactive environmental and risk management. The company was started in 1999 and has performed over 1000 studies for more than 120 clients, across every sector, in 62 emerging market countries across four continents. In recent years,
EBS has concentrated on the community investing in agriculture, health care, hospitality, education, FMCG, ICT and manufacturing. As a result, EBS has established itself as the leading adviser in the application of ESG in emerging markets. EBS is the dedicated strategic ESG advisor to over 100 private equity funds, asset managers, hedge funds, banks and micro finance institutions. The company has therefore developed a broad view of developing economies and how capital can be deployed efficiently and sustainably.
Envision Advisory Services (EAS) is a majority black-owned, management consulting and advisory firm, based in Johannesburg, South Africa Focused on strategy development and execution, digital disruption, transaction advisory, procurement excellence and supply chain, corporate real estate
Five0six is a specialist design studio operating in the areas of branding, corporate identity and communication design. In operation for over 18 years and having worked on clients across both big and small businesses.
We would look at offering our strategic thinking or design capabilities to businesses in need to get them exposure and awareness as they start building again.
Fletcher Advisory is a small, globally experienced strategic communications firm specialising in working with boards and EXCOs both locally and internationally to advise on situations such as crises, license to operate issues, corporate action and employee engagement. Each member of our team averages 20 years plus in experience.
Fundrr is a small business lender, exclusively operating in the highly competitive and oligopolistic South African financial sector. Fundrr’s primary focus is on providing credit to small and medium-sized entities (“SMEs”), a sector that is underserved by South Africa’s largest financial institutions. Whilst the barriers to entry are low, the low risk appetite of the banks (in particular) has meant that they rarely provide credit to SMEs due to their small size; limited financial track record; less formalised financial reporting and business processes; and/or lack of access to suitable loan collateral. However, through our term loan product, Fundrr's innovative credit model and bespoke collection options, enables us to navigate and capitalise on these relatively higher risks.
We strive to add value by providing every partnership with the right solutions. We consistently deliver service with the upmost honesty and integrity. We pride ourselves on our company culture and dynamic team of IT experts who strive to add value to all our partnerships. We stand by a simple yet unfailing ethos that we’re a family that uplifts and supports each other. We will supply every partnership with what is right and not what makes more money. We are an IT company that cares about people not just technology.
We will deliver a seamless experience to every partnership.
To be an IT Solutions Partner that consistently delivers stability, reliability and value to clients with honesty and integrity.
As one of South Africa’s leading, Labour Law and Human Resources Consultancies, Global Business Solutions offers a diverse range of services aimed at empowering business with practical solutions.
With over 25 years of experience and expertise and an integrated national footprint, Global Business Solutions is well positioned to respond quickly and effectively to clients’ needs by providing practical and sustainable solutions. Our client base includes the full range of private, public, governmental and parastatal organisations from large blue chip multinational companies to small and medium enterprises and start-ups across Southern Africa.
A human-powered digital assistant that gets anything done faster and smarter than people can do themselves. It’s a human in the loop platform that manages task and serves the B2B market as a white label platform.
What is does for your business:
Koos is a business improvement specialist with extensive experience in business turnaround, formulating / implementing innovative and practical business solutions for organisations across a wide range of industries.
His background in chemical engineering combined with strong business acumen provides him with the unique ability to simplify complex challenges into workable solutions.
He has achieved significant success in managing multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural teams in world-leading FMCG, manufacturing, mining and financial services organisations in both developed and developing markets.
Koos is a director of multiple companies and registered as Business Rescue Practitioner with CIPC.
Koos is able to effortlessly transform an organisation’s strategic visions into clear, detailed implementation plans that deliver results.
Founded in 1998 and growing into Joe Public United in 2007, this agency is one of the industry’s leading brand and communication group. As a 100% proudly independent group and with a 60% black shareholding structure this makes them the largest majority black-owned brand communications group in the country. A purpose-driven agency that exists to be the fertile soil that grows their people, clients and country.
The group’s service offering is through its specialist companies: Joe Public (Above-the-line), Joe Public Connect (Digital), Joe Public Engage (Public Relations), Joe Public Ignite (Beyond-the-line) and Joe Public Shift (Brand Design). The group also has African and European partners/affiliates in 8 different countries.
Kirchmanns Incorporated was founded in 2002 with a goal to create a firm with core values dedicated to client service, legal excellence and success. Our firm has become well established in the corporate and public sectors as a competent professional business partner proficient in the legal domain. Today our sought after firm has a national footprint with experienced attorneys who have contributed towards a well-earned reputation as a successful legal practice. We focus on our clients, their interests, reputations and financial wellbeing in every decision that is made. We don’t just litigate, but also assist our clients with high level executive consulting formulating corporate strategies and implementing operational executive decisions. While Employment Law is our most widely known area of expertise, our firm is equally accomplished in all other areas of law. Success depends on our understanding of complex issues and the proper management of cases. Our firm defies conventional thinking and is based on experience, creativity and intelligence to solve complex legal problems.
LabourNet is one of the largest Human Resources consulting, litigation and technology providers in South Africa. We employ 440 professionals who service in in excess of 5,300 retainer-based clients from our 16 branch's throughout South Africa.
PSIber (a wholly owned subsidiary of LabourNet) develops world class Payroll and HR technology systems, with clients such as Sanlam, MMI, Woolworths, several universities and approximately a thousand small and medium companies.
LifeLine Johannesburg was established in 1969 as an emotional wellness organisation. Our workforce consists of 85 employees and 110 volunteers delivering psycho-social services at 20 sites spread across the City of Johannesburg from Alexandra in the north to Lenasia South. Our focus is to offer accessible free quality psycho-social services filling the gap between over-extended government services on the one hand and unaffordable private services on the other.
Our work is based on the Person Centred Approach, a humanistic therapeutic model developed by Carl Rogers. The thread running through all our programmes is to facilitate psychological wellbeing, personal empowerment and social cohesion for individuals and groups, both for their personal benefit as well as at the workplace. Our strategic focus areas are personal growth and development, crisis intervention, youth development, gender based violence and health. Our services include counselling, corporate soft skills training, gender based violence prevention and support, youth development and training as well as HIV, TB and COVID-19 prevention, detection and treatment.
Microsoft South Africa’s mission is to empower every person and organisation on the planet to achieve more. The breadth and depth of our mission unlocks unprecedented opportunity as technology transforms every industry and has the power to make a difference in the lives of everyone. Our mission is grounded in both the world in which we live and the future we strive to create and speaks to our new worldview which is rooted in the intelligent edge and intelligent cloud. The intelligent edge is the interface between the cloud and the real world. It is the layer of mobile devices we use to access the data in the cloud, speeding up the processing power of the internet of things, helping this new world to react faster to changing conditions, and become more efficient.
Our Business applications, Applications and Infrastructure, and Data and Artificial Intelligence (AI) solutions, are designed to help accomplish effective digital transformation, by empowering employees, engaging customers, optimising operations and transforming products. Through gaming, Modern Life, and Modern Workplace we are driving quality engagement to create empowered experiences.
We launched the National Mentorship Movement (NMM) in 2015 when a group of prominent business people mandated a team to harness the power of volunteer mentorship at scale to grow the economy and create jobs. A NPC and Section 18A PBO, we mobilise volunteer mentors and connect them to people in need of guidance and support.
We have an online platform on which we register and onboard mentors and mentees, match them to the appropriate partners and manage the resulting relationship for the period of a year, and have over 1 200 volunteer mentors registered on our site, with 96% of our participants saying they would recommend the programme to others.
Neu Capital Africa offers capital matching by discreetly connecting global and domestic investors with African opportunities. Our unmatched network of over 280 funders is seeking to invest R50m to R500m+ in vetted African businesses with an established track record. Awarded “Best Capital Matching Platform in Africa, 2019”, our highly experienced team and UK-regulated online platform facilitate confidential access to debt, equity and hybrid investors. Neu Capital Africa’s deep understanding of investor requirements and partnerships with high quality mid-market advisors enables capital-seekers to efficiently navigate the most critical piece of the capital-raising puzzle with the highest probability of a successful outcome.
Okusha Corporate Finance offers a new approach to corporate advisory mandates including material financial services acquisitions, debt and equity capital market transactions, property finance, capital raising, structured finance and commercial solutions, mergers, acquisitions & disposals, B-BBEE, wealth creation, business restructuring and related services.
Our highly skilled team combines a range of longstanding expertise and professional backgrounds with specific sector knowledge that underpin the successful execution of strategic, commercial and financial advice for all corporate advisory transactions. We offer you trusted financial markets experts and B-BBEE transactors underpinned by market recognised and active corporate, funds and tax lawyers.
ORT South Africa is an accredited, award winning educational NPO, specialising in STEM, IT, Coding, Skills and Enterprise Development. The unique ORT Jet model assists businesses with mentorship, training and networking using the acumen of top business professionals. ORT SA is affiliated to World ORT which operates worldwide.
Paramount Capital facilitate private equity transactions in the local and international property markets. As your capital partner we invest our own resources and expertise to source the right capital for you.
We pride ourselves on our multi-disciplined approached in evaluation and structuring of investment opportunities. Our multi-disciplinary team of professionals has a proven track record of investments and business development success in South Africa
The company employs a range of dedicated professionals able to deliver a professional and timely service based on a collective of more than 50 years of experience in the property sector.
Celebrating its 20th year in 2020, Raizcorp is, according to The Economist, the only genuine incubator in Africa, which provides full service enterprise and supplier development programmes that guide entrepreneurs to profitability. Raizcorp has created “Prosperation™” – its own unique, world-renowned model of business incubation. Founded in 2000, Raizcorp has become Africa’s premier business incubator model.
With a membership of 7 500, the RMI provides a very effective collective voice that gives members considerable clout in negotiating better trading conditions. As the lead voice in the motor industry, the RMI is a member-driven organisation that constantly seeks solutions to concerns raised by members in the day-to-day running of their businesses.
Members’ needs are serviced through six regional offices, manned by 83 professional staff. In addition, the RMI is the major employer representative of the Motor Industry Bargaining Council, playing a significant role in labour negotiations as well as the industry’s social benefit schemes, dispute resolution processes and exemption procedures.
We are innovative and unconventional in our thinking. Our ability to think differently, and our belief that great minds do not always have to think alike, is what sets us apart. We are in the business of finding innovative solutions beyond equity for our partners’ unique business challenges. As an on-balance sheet investor, RMB Ventures have a unique advantage to invest over longer periods without exit timing pressure – giving our clients flexibility in terms of investment time horizons. We invest predominantly in established South African businesses with demonstrated track records. We partner with companies and management boards to provide flexible equity and debt funding packages and turn challenges into innovative opportunities.
SA Business Hub is acclaimed for its role in establishing a flourishing entrepreneur’s industry with a voice to be reckoned with. Established as an integrated and seamless network with a one-stop-service for entrepreneurs, the organisation aims to nurture the roots to help entrepreneurs prosper and bear the fruits of business success.
SHL, the global leader in talent innovation, helps companies transform productivity through deeper people insight. Powering the future of business, our data and tools are proven to drive stronger, more sustainable business outcomes.
Our unrivalled assessment science, benchmark data and analytics empower leaders and their teams to make confident, data-driven people decisions, when it matters most – transforming the way organisations recruit, manage and develop talent. With 40-years of talent expertise, we're a trusted technology partner to more than 10,000 companies worldwide. We work with companies of all sizes in every industry across more than 150 countries, including 50% of the Fortune Global 500 and 80% of the FTSE 100.
Simplify the Science of recruitment. Simplify enables companies to improve productivity through improved and effective recruitment process optimisation. We align our solution with our client’s goals and aspirations and help them achieve strategic milestones through the use of consultation and technology applications. We believe that recruitment shouldn’t be a complex, difficult or a costly process but rather Simple and Effective, having a positive impact on both applicant and Simplify employer.
Singular Africa is a South African owner-managed strategy and investment consulting firm with a global footprint. For more than ten years our clients across Southern Africa, Europe, Russia/CIS, Asia and Latin America have enjoyed working with us due to our forward-thinking yet practical approach, first-hand knowledge of the most innovative technologies and solutions, and thorough execution focus. We are a truly South African management consulting firm within a global group of 7 offices across 5 continents.
The Sirdar Group are Africa's leaders in boardroom performance. Sirdar Group’s unique methodology to create and sustain high-performance boards blends best practice thinking, holistic governance models, the practical application of governance principles, the provision and performance management of independent non-executive directors and a team to guide the board. Working with privately-held and family-owned business, we walk with companies on their journey to success through ensuring businesses receive the benefits of having an effective high-performing board.
Spectrum Valuations and Asset Solutions prides itself in offering decades of experience in providing competitive, reliable and credible Valuation and Asset solutions anywhere in the country. No matter the size of the risk, we take the exact same care when undertaking your valuation or asset solution.
The Vertical Film Academy or The VFA has noticed the need for a video short course based entirely on the mobile device.
Most people in South Africa and Globally are engaging with video content on their mobile phones. Why use expensive camera equipment and non-mobile native editing software when your product is going to end up on a social media feed on a mobile?
We have also seen the need to help mobile film makers use the “tool set” and create a business that will help them enter the economy. The “township economy” is a huge market and young South African’s can use what we teach them, to start their own businesses.
We understand big business. We also understand small business.
This is a big statement, but this is where we have found our niche. We have helped big business to develop their own customised programmes, and helped them implement based on our programmatic approach. Ultimately, showcasing what small business development should be all about.
Thinkroom is passionate about helping businesses and entrepreneurs to grow and develop. We use our networks to introduce them to corporate programmes, use management best practices as well as the latest technologies to reach existing and new markets.
TransUnion is a global information and insights company that makes trust possible and allows you to confidently deliver customer value in an ever-changing and rapidly digitising operating environment. . We are the largest and most established credit bureau in South Africa, and have helped provide a comprehensive picture of consumers and businesses so they can be reliably and safely represented in the marketplace. As a result, businesses and consumers can transact with confidence and achieve great things. We call this Information for Good.®
At Virago Consulting we assist with working capital when you need it most.
We provide multiple finance options for all business types, sizes and turnover.
We identify risks before they incur, giving you the competitive edge in decision making and cash flow management. We ensure your cash is protected and the overall financial health of your business is managed.
Keeping it Simple.
Making cash flow easier.
Helping businesses reach their full potential.
Keep. Your. Doors. Open.