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Inspiration Session with Nonkululeko Gobodo

December 3, 2015 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

At our next Inspiration Session, we will hear from Nonkululeko Gobodo who is the CEO of Nkululeko Leadership Consulting, Chairman of Mpumelelo Ventures and was the first black female chartered accountant in South Africa.

From humble beginnings in the Eastern Cape, Nonkululeko founded Gobodo Inc, a medium sized black accounting firm, in 1996 with a group of partners. She became Executive Chairman in 2009 and later took over as the CEO. In 1998, she got involved in establishing BEE companies, El Shaddai Equity investments and Pontso, a women’s group. She also served on the boards of listed companies and State Owned Companies: NAIL, Imperial, Fintech, Banks Appeals Board, Insider Trading and The SA Maritime Authority.

In 2011, Nonkululeko played a key role, as one of the leaders in the successful merger of Gobodo Inc and SizweNtsaluba VSP, to form SizweNtsalubaGobodo, the largest black audit and first fully home-grown South African accounting firm. In 2014, she was recognized as the Business Woman of the Year at the Standard Bank Top Women Awards. She was awarded Outstanding Woman in Business Award at the BBQ Awards 2014 and also awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award: Excellency in Accountancy at the SA Professional Services Awards 2014.

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Date:
December 3, 2015
Time:
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Cape Town Workshop Event