‘There could be no objection in principle to the idea of a state bank having a role in the South African economy – if it is well done and it is efficient’: Prof Raymond Parsons from NWU Business School.
Pegasus Universal Aerospace founder and CEO Dr Reza Mia describes the development of the Pegasus Vertical Business Jet, which combines and enhances the characteristics of a helicopter with the luxury, range and speed of a business jet.
Webber Wentzel partner Riyaad Cruywagen looks at envisaged enhancements to the process of listing a business, capital raising through the issue of ordinary shares, and directors’ participation in a rights offer during a closed period.
‘Our biggest challenge is changing the perception of the South African consumer, the one who still believes that good whisky can only be made in Scotland or Ireland’: Andy Watts, head of whisky, Distell.
Founder Tendai ‘The Beast’ Mtawarira, renowned South Africa rugby player, aims to help develop ‘well-rounded individuals’ who will go about making good decisions and become big contributors to their community and society.
Preston Narainsamy – Portfolio manager, Nedbank Private Wealth on global equities and banks rallying, US economic data, the rand's strength, global vs local valuations, the gold and oil price, and more.
The power utility is hoping for less load shedding during winter, which is the reason for part of the current plant maintenance being undertaken: Phillip Dukashe – acting group executive for generation.