The first female president of Malawi, Joyce Banda, will deliver the keynote address at the 2015 Businesswoman of the Year Awards (BWASA) on 3 September 2015.
BWASA has announced the nine finalists for its Businesswoman of the Year Awards. Finalists for the three categories – Corporate, Government and Entrepreneur – are representative of the leadership talent being seen in these sectors.
- • Lindani Dhlamini, the CEO of SekeleXabiso
- • Nosipho Siwisa Damasane, the CEO of Richards Bay Coal Terminal
- • Ronel Van Dijk, the CFO of the Spur Corporation
• Jeanne Groenewald, the owner of Elgin Free Range Chickens
- • Lee Den Hond, the owner of Blue Platinum Events
- • Avril Halstead, the Chief Director: Sector Oversight at the National Treasury
- • Dr Tanya Abrahamse, the CEO of the South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI).
- • Namhla Siqaza, the HOD of the Gauteng Department of Sport, Art and Recreation
- • Tembela Kulu, the Gauteng Provincial Manager of PRASA
International integrated energy and chemicals company Sasol has come on board as a sponsor of this year’s awards.