Imthiaz Ebrahim (Honchos)

Wednesday, November 18, 2015, 5:00 – 7:00 PM UTC

Imthiaz Ebrahim is the Founder and CEO of Honchos. Honchos is one of the fastest growing fast food fracnhises in South Africa. In just a few years he took his small fast food startup to a massive 51 store franchise. Learn how to rapidly scale your company.

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Imthiaz Ebrahim is the Founder & CEO of Honchos Chicken. Before that he was a serial entrepreneur . The Honchos story began when he took over of an existing store in Langalibalele Street in the heart of the bustling KwaZulu-Natal capital, Pietermaritzburg The following three years saw an additional 3 stores being opened in the City and Honchos now boasts an impressive 51 stores throughout South Africa. Honchos, This rapid  and amazing growth happened in just a few years and Entrepreneurs could learn a lot about scaling and growth from him.

Imthiaz was a serial entrepreneur and was involved in mobile services  such as airtime and sim cards. He was also involved in property before he started Honchos.

With Imthiaz's intelligent business mind, Honchos quickly became a favourite in Pietermaritzburg  especially amongst the youth and University students who have loyally followed the brand from their formative schooling years. These youth have now introduced their family and friends to the great tasting, quality meals prepared at Honchos.

Honchos offer its customers good value for money meals that they can trust, knowing that they have a made an “intelligent” buy. The strong following of patrons stems from their huge meal portions and the fact that Honchos prides themselves on providing exceptional quality meals with incredible value and coupled by outstanding and exceptional service.

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  • Imthiaz Ebrahim




Wednesday, November 18, 2015
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM UTC


5:00 PMNetworking and Food
6:00 PMFireside Chat
7:00 PMNetworking


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