• Management

Fanie Sithabela – Chief Entrepreneurship Officer

“Fanie Sithabela started his entrepreneurship journey at age of 17, formally registered his first business venture at age of 19 while still a University student. He has 12 years of experience as a management consultant, business advisor, and a business strategist in the areas of entrepreneurship, SMME development, and Cooperatives Development. Through actively operating in the business space, has also gained experience in numerous facets of business such as Agricultural Finance and Rural Development, Property Development and Investment, Brand Development and Strategy, Strategic Consulting Management, Business Planning and many more.

Fanie Sithabela has been awarded the silver award at the Future 100 Awards in 2010, the Gold award as the Emerging Young Marketer of the year 2011 at the Premier Marketing Awards. Finalist at the South African Youth Awards 2012. Finalist at the SA Premier Business Awards 2013. Top 10 finalists for Egoli Region at the SAB – Kick-start 2012 and become the Egoli Regional Judges Panel for SABKickstart 2014 and national adjudicator for 2015 class. Board member AB InBev Youth Business 2018. Advisory board member SAICA Enterprise Development 2017. Adjudicator and Business Advisor for Gauteng Economic Development (GEP) Lean Business Platform Digital Advisor. ”


Mampoteng Sithabela – Executive Operations Manager

“ Mampoteng is an experienced and energetic, operations manager. Who processes and administer company operational systems. Her responsibility is to deliver seamless, impeccable projects. She manages all Malvolaar Holdings divisions and ensures their consistent growth, and sustainability.

A natural leader and manager, Mampoteng also co-ordinates the harmonious flow of the communication between stakeholders during projects, while working together with the team of vibrant project managers. She has skills and experience in Business Administration and Management, Financial Accounting and Sports Management. ”


Vaughan Zoutendyk – Strategy Consultant

“Vaughan is a highly astute, multi-talented and experienced senior business executive, marketing leader, facilitator, public speaker, and programme director with 24 years’ experience in the healthcare, financial services, education and training sectors.

He offers a suite of strategic business, sales and organisational management abilities. He is currently the Commercial Head: Education and Training at Commerce Edge where his focus is on innovation, sustainability, business growth, people development and consumer insights. ”


Fezeka Mamabolo – Programmes and Capacity Manager

“Fezeka Mamabolo has a career that spans over 16 years in various industries such as the IT, banking, motor industry, FMCG, NPO, Architect and retail. Her previous roles include Account Manager in sales, Consultant, Corporate Affairs Specialist responsible for regional CSI and Enterprise Development, Enterprise Development and Supplier Development Manager, Relationship Manager and Marketing director.

Fezeka holds a B Com (Financial Management) degree (UJ) and short course in Social Media Marketing (UNISA). Fezeka has wealth experience in relationship building/stakeholder management, sales, training facilitation, mentoring, community projects and project management. ”