Inside BLSA’s engine room

Nonkululeko Nyembezi Chairman NONKULULEKO is the Chairman of the BLSA board of directors and current Chief Executive Officer of Ichor Coal N.V., an international mining company focusing on thermal coal production in South Africa. The company owns and operates its own coal resources with customers in South Africa and beyond. In addition, Ichor Coal holds…

Positioning Business as a national asset

A VIBRANT, competitive and inclusive business sector is a necessary condition for higher levels of inclusive growth which should result in improving prosperity for all people of South Africa. This is one of the core beliefs as espoused in the strategy of Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA), which has been adopted by board of directors…

Sasol puts R400m behind #InclusiveGrowth

BUSINESS Leadership SA member and JSE-listed integrated energy and chemicals company Sasol has entered into a R400 million enterprise and supplier development (ESD) funding agreement with Nduna Maritime through Sasol Siyakha Trust to acquire its first tanker vessel, Bow Cecil. Sasol said the agreement is Sasol Siyakha’s single largest funding agreement to date. Sasol spends…

Ethical leadership makes business sense

It is no secret that business was in the forefront of fighting State Capture. The voice of business was clear. We supported the call for the establishment of the Commission of Inquiry on State Capture.As Judge Raymond Zondo continues chairing the commission, we are increasingly seeing and hearing how some corporates and businesspeople got their…