Tuesday, March 14
08:45 to 09:05
Venue: 
Sandton Convention Centre - Pavilion Level 5

Representatives from some of South Africa’s leading corporations – including Absa, Transnet, Hollard, Johnson & Johnson and the Industrial Development Corporation – share how they are supporting and collaborating with startups.  

Facilitated by David Jarvis, Executive Strategy and Corporate Innovation, Industrial Development Corporation

  • Nyeleti Shirilele, Board Chairperson, Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN) South Africa and Executive, Hollard
  • Bernie Brookes, CEO and MD, Edcon
  • Craig Bond, Chief Executive Retail and Business Banking, Barclays Africa
  • Seema Kumar, Vice President, Johnson & Johnson
  • Makano Modisi, Group Chief Innovations Officer, Transnet

 

Moderators: 
David Jarvis
Industrial Development Corporation (IDC)

South Africa

Speaker Bios: 
Bernie Brookes
Edcon

South Africa

Makano Mosidi
Transnet

South Africa

Craig Bond
Barclays Africa Group

South Africa

Seema Kumar
Johnson and Johnson

United States

Nyeleti Shirilele
Hollard Insurance

South Africa