Have you ever-needed advice but didn’t know quite where to go? Or several skills together, which seem an unlikely combination? We could be what you’re looking for. We enjoy new challenges, and if you click around this website you will find some of the varied services which we’ offer for clients of all shapes and sizes in the public, private and third sectors.

Was founded in 2005, with a team comprising of Thokozani Thwala, founder and CEO, and a number of experienced associates who bring beneficial skills and capacities to the firm’s consultancy assignments. The short story is that we are economic & business development consultants, experts, problem-solvers, solution-providers and value-creators who help for-profit businesses, non-profit organisations and public sector clients thrive in the 21st century economy.

For us, our work isn’t about churning out strategies. It’s a commitment to changing the world around us, even if it’s just one client at a time. This passion makes our people our greatest strength. Our team’s breadth of expertise allows us to push the boundaries of our practice areas.
We continually explore new overlaps between our core practice areas – economic development, private sector development and social sector development – because we believe sustainable growth won’t happen in silos. We’re not just experts in these fields. We’re experienced practitioners. Our team members have worked on the ground in diverse sectors and contexts. We understand the challenges faced by our clients. So, we customize our approach to each project to meet clients’ needs using sound research, proven methodologies, and a collaborative attitude.

Whether a large city, a small town, a private enterprise or a stakeholder organisation, we equip our clients with the ideas, action plans, and resources needed to achieve tangible results. Our team members join us from a range of backgrounds, enriching our work with expertise in diverse fields and multidisciplinary thinking. At the same time, our practical experience gives us a deep understanding of our clients’ needs. Based on this understanding, we collaborate with our clients to tailor each project to their unique challenges and opportunities. This blend of experience and expertise allows us to make connections between big ideas and local context, driving change and real impact for our clients.

Our passion for our work extends across the different industries and locations.  We actively contribute to the growth of our profession and spark conversations about new ideas, emerging trends, and useful tools. In this spirit we have developed several industry resources.
Look around the website and then contact us to see if we can help. Look at some of the material we’ve produced under the resources page. Read more details of our varied service offerings and experience – not everything is on the website, so let us know if you have some more specific requirement.

Integrity and maximum confidentiality are the cornerstones of our service!

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