The first AHI SME Indaba for 2017 was held on 5 April at Leriba lodge. We have compiled a few video clips for those of you who missed it.
Opening comments President of the AHI - Bernard Swanepoel.
First keynote address: Former deputy minister of finance: Mcebisi Jonas
Panel 1 - Setting the scene
the political and economic environment
Peter Bruce - Executive Editor Times Media Group
Lumkile Monde – Senior Lecturer at Wits, School of Economic & Business Sciences
Mondli Makanya - City Press Editor
Dawie Roodt – Chief Economist of the Efficient Group
Second keynote address: Tanya Cohen - CEO Business Unity South Africa (BUSA)
Panel 2: How national and local governments enable or stifle sme’s
Dr Ernest Messina, CEO of AHI
Ms Edith Vries – DG of Department of Small Business Development
Third keynote address: David Lewis - Executive Director, Corruption Watch
Panel 3: Negotiating the minefield of regulation and bureaucracy affecting SMEs.
Sipho Nkosi – 2nd Vice President of the AHi
Paul Marais entrepreneur, business restructuring and turn around expert
Marnus Broodryk – Entrepreneur, mentor for SME’s & Company The BeanCounter
Octavia Matloa - Entrepreneur
Annie Malan - Entrepreneur, well know actress and TV producer
Lebo Matlou– Entrepreneur