Political and Business Celebrities

Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban & Other
Alec Hogg

Alec HoggKeynote and Guest SpeakerUnited Kingdom

Alec Hogg is the person you're looking for – financial speaker that adds value to your conference/event.

Andy Rice

Andy RiceBusiness Speaker and MCJohannesburg

Andy has considerable experience as a Master of Ceremonies, bringing a rare mixture of wit, discipline and quick thinking to this often under-rated role at conferences, launches and other such functions.

Anton Musgrave

Anton MusgraveBusiness and Keynote SpeakerJohannesburg

Anton is Joint CEO of FutureWorld SA and a Partner in FutureWorld International, having joined the global FutureWorld network in 1991.

Arthur Goldstuck

Arthur GoldstuckBusiness and Keynote SpeakerJohannesburg

Arthur Goldstuck is a South African journalist, media analyst and commentator on information and communications technology (ICT), internet and mobile communications and technologies.

Buhle Dlamini

Buhle DlaminiMotivational Speaker, Keynote Speaker and MCInternational

As a speaker Buhle never ceases to deliver a gripping and memorable experience with his genuine sense of humour, smile and great content.

Chantell Ilbury

Chantell IlburyMotivational and Keynote SpeakerCape Town

As one of this country's leading strategists & scenario planners, Chantell Ilbury has worked throughout Southern Africa and abroad, managing and facilitating strategic conversations for leading businesses.

Clem Sunter

Clem SunterKeynote SpeakerCape Town and Johannesburg

(Retired) Chairman of the Anglo American Chairman’s Fund and author of 14 books, CLEM SUNTER is a renowned South African scenario planner.

Craig Wing

Craig WingKeynote Speaker and FuturistJohannesburg

Craig is a partner of FutureWorld international, assisting companies understand the future of their business and how to create a culture that supports this “futureproof” strategy.

Daniel Silke

Daniel SilkeKeynote and Political SpeakerCape Town

Daniel Silke is an Independent Political Analyst and Keynote Speaker specialising in South African and International politics.

Dawie Roodt

Dawie RoodtEconomistJohannesburg

Dawie is a nationally renowned economist who specialises in Government finance and monetary policy and enjoys excellent relations with various role-players in the South African economic and financial environment.

Eddie Botes

Eddie BotesKeynote and Motivational SpeakerCape Town

Eddie Botes is a sought after International speaker, Trainer, Facilitator and Change Artist.

Erik Vermeulen

Erik VermeulenBehavioural Economics Strategist and Keynote SpeakerDurban

Erik is a high energy presenter, effortlessly adding humour and entertainment to his powerful business messages. He’s often singled out for his passion and zest as well as his business insight.

Evita Bezuidenhout

Evita BezuidenhoutPolitical SpeakerDarling

Evita Bezuidenhout, still regarded as the most famous white woman in South Africa, was born Evangelie Poggenpoel of humble Boer origins in the dusty Orange Free State town of Bethlehem on 28th September 1935.

Ferial Haffajee

Ferial HaffajeePolitical SpeakerJohannesburg

Haffajee was the first black female editor of a national newspaper in South Africa. Haffajee is an advocate for press freedom and women’s empowerment.

Frank Magwegwe

Frank MagwegweBusiness SpeakerJohannesburg

Frank Magwegwe is an entrepreneur, personal finance and employee financial wellness expert, active citizen, and business speaker whose work has been recognized by many esteemed organizations.

Freek Robinson

Freek RobinsonKeynote, Business Speaker and FacilitatorJohannesburg

Freek Robinson presented linkups and programmes from international conferences such as the World Bank and IMF meetings.

Fw De Klerk

Fw De KlerkMotivational and Keynote SpeakerCape Town

Mr De Klerk has been active on the international speaking circuit since his retirement from active politics in 1997.Mr De Klerk addresses audiences on a wide variety of topics, including: Economic and Political Prospects for South Africa (and Africa); The Management of Change.

GG Alcock

GG AlcockBusiness and Motivational SpeakerJohannesburg

GG is a regular contributor and speaker on a range of topics ranging from motivational to trend talks on entrepreneurship, the informal market, diversity & culture in our society, marketing communications to the mass market and route to market strategies for the informal sector.

Graeme Codrington

Graeme CodringtonKeynote Speaker, MC and FuturistInternational

Graeme’s passion and expertise is in making the Future World of Work a remarkable place.

Guy Lundy

Guy LundyKeynote and Business SpeakerJohannesburg

Guy is Managing Director of Centric Consulting, a corporate strategy consultancy, and he has previously worked for international firms such as Ernst & Young, Oracle.

Justice Malala

Justice MalalaPolitical SpeakerJohannesburg

Justice Malala is an award-winning journalist, television host, political commentator and newspaper columnist.

Karen Kelly

Karen KellyBusiness and Keynote SpeakerPort Elizabeth

Karen Kelly is an Internationally Qualified Emotional Intelligence Trainer and Business Coach, based in Port Elizabeth.

Ken Annandale

Ken AnnandaleKeynote SpeakerCape Town

Tough times call for tough measures. Organisation and individuals around South Africa are seeking solutions to the economic down-turn. From revised strategies to restructuring. From relocation to knee-jerk reaction.

Lerato Mbele

Lerato MbeleBusiness SpeakerAfrica

Lerato is a Chevening Scholar and a regular speaker at conferences and televised debates, having participated in the World Bank and IMF annual meeting in Washington DC and the UN Climate Change Summit COP17 in 2011.

Ludwick Marishane

Ludwick MarishaneBusiness SpeakerJohannesburg

Ludwick Marishane is the founder & MD of Headboy Industries Inc., and is his country’s youngest patent-filer after having invented DryBath® at the age of 17.

Manuel Koser

Manuel KoserBusiness and Keynote SpeakerCape Town

As a young and enthusiastic entrepreneur, Manuel has already taken to the podium several times, speaking at conferences and events.

Matthew Buckland

Matthew BucklandBusiness and Keynote SpeakerCape Town

Named as one of “SA’s top 100 most influential media and advertising people” (The Annual), Matthew has worked on the web literally from its inception.

Max Du Preez

Max Du PreezKeynote and Political SpeakerCape Town

Max du Preez is one of South Africa’s foremost journalists and political analysts.

Melanie Verwoerd

Melanie VerwoerdPolitical SpeakerInternational

Melanie Verwoerd is a writer and political commentator.

Mike Schussler

Mike SchusslerKeynote Speaker and EconomistJohannesburg

He has been awarded the South African economist of the year - twice. Mike invented and maintains the Provincial Barometers which have been widely published and give insight into economic conditions on a regional basis – the first and only such indices in South Africa

Roelof Botha

Roelof BothaBusiness and Keynote SpeakerJohannesburg

Roelof Botha is a venture capitalist and company director.

Shaun Liedtke

Shaun LiedtkeBusiness and Marketing SpeakerJohannesburg

The majority of Shaun’s schooling was undertaken in the USA, but Shaun studied marketing at the AAA School of Advertising.

Thuli Madonsela

Thuli MadonselaPolitical SpeakerCape Town

Thuli Madonsela is South Africa's former Public Protector. Thuli is also a Human Rights Lawyer and Equality Expert.

Toby Shapshak

Toby ShapshakBusiness SpeakerJohannesburg

Toby Shapshak writes and speaks about how innovation is better in Africa.

Tony Leon

Tony LeonBusiness and Political SpeakerCape Town

A trained lawyer, Tony Leon actively participated in the critical constitutional negotiations which led to the birth of a democratic South Africa and served as a co-chairperson of the Constitutional Assembly’s Theme Committee on Fundamental Rights.