Sibongile Booi is the founder of Second Office. A qualified Civil Engineer who excels in project and contract management, Sibongile spent several years in Canada as a senior management consultant with global business consulting firm, Accenture. Having used serviced offices extensively while abroad and realising the value they offer, Sibongile started the first virtual office solution in the Eastern Cape in 2011. Second Office now offers local and national businesses a cost-saving, flexible corporate business and serviced office solution. Sibongile is a strong advocate of building networks based on solid relationships. She is an active participant in various business associations, including the Border Kei Chamber of Business (BKCOB), the Business Women Association (BWA), the Black Management Forum (BMF) and Toastmasters. She is past-President of the Rotary Club of Beacon Bay for 2016/2017. Sibongile has further been recognised as one of the Top 100 Women in the Border Kei Region, and her company has been recognised on various platforms, including achieving First Runner Up in the 2016 Eskom Business Investment competition, becoming a recipient of the SAB Foundation Tholoana Fund, as well as showing the best overall improvement as part of the SEDA Women Enterprise Coaching Programme. Sibongile is a big life enthusiast, a long-distance runner and a pilot in training. She has run ultra-marathons such as Two Oceans and Comrades and aspires to quality for PPL (Private Pilot License).