SPEAKER

Victor Kgomoeswana

Victor Kgomoeswana is the author of the book Africa is Open for Business and has facilitated conferences and events including the Black Management Forum, the Nkonki Annual Audit Committee Conference, National Treasury’s Financial Management Improvement III workshop, and the ABSIP congratulatory dinners.

He organised and led a trade conference on regional economic integration in East Africa with the Rwanda Development Board and the South African High Commission in Kigali. Until September 2013, he was Business Development Executive for PPC Ltd, seeking investment opportunities across the African continent. Victor originated mergers and acquisitions transactions through discussions with governments, investors, company owners to establish good relations. He also served as CEO of PPC Ntsika Fund (an enterprise development initiative) until January 2014, set up to support black SME’s with finance, mentoring, coaching and other forms of support. Before PPC, he was Associate Director at Ernst & Young’s Africa Business Centre, since October 2009. He led the team that put together the database behind the firm’s Africa Interactive and Growing Beyond Borders – both tools are industry firsts among the Big Four globally.

He founded and presented the weekly Africa Business Report on Talk Radio 702’s Money Show since July 2007 and on SAFM since October 2012; and has featured regularly on many other radio and TV stations locally and internationally, including, CNN, CNBC Africa, SABC TV, eTV, East Coast Radio and Lesedi FM.