Funding Paths for Small Business Corporations in South Africa

May 23, 3:30 – 5:30 PM

The Cortex Hub, 33 Church Street, East London, 5201

Join us for a fireside chat with Mr. Chuma Koyana as he explores Development Financial Institutions Funding for small business corporations in South Africa. Despite their crucial role in the economy, these businesses face significant challenges, including access to markets and funding. Learn about solutions, requirements, and more at this enlightening event.

Hybrid event
Fireside Chat

About this event

Small business corporations are defined as entities with an annual turnover of R10 million or less, in South Africa. These businesses are crucial to the South African economy as they contribute to job creation, economic growth, and poverty alleviation. However, despite their importance, small business corporations face numerous challenges that hinder their growth and sustainability. Access to markets and funding are ranked amongst the top challenges faced by these entities.

Our guest, Mr. Chuma Koyana, will unpack options, requirements and all matters related to Development Financial Institutions Funding. Please join us for this eye opening fireside chat.


  • Chuma Koyana

    Sivatho Chuma Wealth Managers




Thursday, May 23, 2024
3:30 PM – 5:30 PM UTC


Arrival & Registration
Opening & Welcome
Introduction of Speaker & Fireside Chat
Q & A
Networking & Closing


  • Vuyo Ncwaiba

    VuMaLi Consulting

    Chapter Director

  • Sibongile Booi

    Second Office

    Chapter Co-Director

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