South Africa

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Why South Africa?

  • Most advanced, diversified economy in Africa
  • Growing services sector, stable banking and financial sectors
  • Ideal for NTM (new-to-market) companies due to well-developed infrastructure, prevalent English, and strong legal system
Member Organisation


Name: Business Unity South Africa (BUSA)

Direct corporate members: 55 companies

Associated members: (25 companies on Board of Trustees)



Name: Tanya Cohen

Role: Chief Executive Officer

Contact: Tel: + 27 11 784 8000    Email:

Background:  Cohen was appointed as CEO in December 2016. Her background includes significant work in policy on behalf of organized business, the Labour Relations Stability process, and the successful extension of the Employment Tax Incentive.