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PETER GOSS (Pty) Ltd – Crisis Management, Corporate Governance, Forensics was founded to help others with corporate reputation, a business targeted at serving in a role like that of senior legal counsel and taking on niche top-end, complex, boardroom level assignments in corporate governance and crisis management (including governance forensics such as matters involving corporate


WIZZIT was launched in South Africa in November 2004 and in providing affordable banking to the mass market was the first to launch as part of its offering, cell phone banking that works across all the networks and all phones and SIM cards.  WIZZIT solves not only an accessibility and affordability issue but from a


What does it mean to you that your colleagues have entrusted you with the position you hold in the company? I am very grateful to Aurecon to have allowed me to realise and unleash my full potential within this dynamic company.  I am privileged to serve in different roles.  I lead the foundation design for

PKF OCTAGON is one of South Africa’s leading Chartered Accountants and Business Advisory Service providers delivering innovative financial solutions and needed support to their clients’ current and future business issues. PKF Octagon caters for individuals, privately owned businesses and corporations of varied sizes that span a wide range of industries. Despite their diversity, PKF Octagon

Rob Godlonton joined EOH nine years ago to grow the Infrastructure and Application Development businesses. He has overseen the rapid growth of these businesses, as well as the Outsourcing business, and is now the CEO for the Information Communications and Technology (ICT) division. Prior to EOH, Rob worked at Dimension Data as Global Sales Operations

Riza is a banking and finance lawyer.  He heads the banking and finance practice. Riza advises and leads on high-end complex domestic and international banking and finance transactions. He is experienced at leading large multi-disciplinary teams in complicated debt restructuring, work out and refinancing transactions, a recent example being the complicated restructuring of the layered

Boogertman + Partners Architects was established in 1982. With offices in Johannesburg, Pretoria, Cape Town, Durban, and Kenya, the practice engages in projects throughout Africa continually embracing social, economic, and functional challenges through ‘Human Centered design’. Having gained national and international acclaim, Boogertman + Partners has successfully completed projects in Egypt and Sudan; has on-going

The PARAGON GROUP was founded in October 1997 and is now an internationally active African group of design companies. The group includes Paragon Architects, delivering commercial architecture for all property industry sectors; Paragon Interface Architects, offering interior design and strategic space planning services, and due diligence studies; and Paragon Architects South Africa, the South African

W CONSULTING has a presence in South Africa, Mauritius and the United Kingdom, but regularly does business in approximately 10-15 countries. Executive Director Tapiwa Njikizana at WConsulting spoke to the about his personal and entrepreneurial journey thus far. Tell us about your early life and your role Today! I was born into a middle-income family of

Formed at great depths in the earth under tremendous pressure and at high temperature, diamonds are the hardest material known to man and are used industrially to polish and shape other materials, including other diamonds. Similarly, exceptional human beings are strengthened under challenging circumstances to become not only noteworthy achievers, but also compassionate people who

Webber Wentzel is today one of Africa’s leading law firms with a total staff of approximately 800, including over 450 lawyers and offices in Johannesburg and Cape Town. The South African Professional Services Academy spoke to Senior Corporate Partner Safiyya Patel about her personal and entrepreneurial journey at the firm. Tell us your brief history

INYATSI CONSTRUCTION GROUP HOLDINGS is a construction company that specialises in infrastructure projects, including roads and earth works, civil work, bridge construction, buildings, storm water drainage, water reticulation, water treatment plants, sewer works, dams and reservoirs. Inyatsi Construction Group Holdings was formed in 2007 as the holding company of Inyatsi Construction and its regional subsidiaries.

GIBB is a leading South African multi-disciplinary black-owned consulting engineering firm. The organization recently appointed Philip Gray as Managing Principal for its GIBB Capital division.  GIBB Capital is a project preparation and infrastructure advisory division, providing specialist services to unlock the financing and implementation of projects. Its services include, but not limited to: project perpetration;


Tell us about your early life and your role today  I studied engineering at the University of Pretoria from 1977 to 1980. Still enjoing student life, I decided to continue with Honours in structural engineering on a full-time basis in the next year, 1981. During this year, I was also a junior lecturer within the

Zanele Sithole is an up-and-coming young quantity surveyor at RLB Pentad. Prior to joining RLB Pentad she was a shining star at the University of Pretoria. Her academic achievements include coming first runner up in the second year of her BSc Degree in Quantity Surveying in 2013. She joined Golden Key International Honour Society in

Brent began his career in 1989 as a candidate attorney at Y Ebrahim & Co where he was appointed as an associate, becoming a director in 1995, whereupon he conducted a human rights/public law and generalist commercial practice. In 2003, Y Ebrahim & Co was absorbed into the practice of Cliffe Dekker -now Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr

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