October 18, 2023: Federation of Indian Women Entrepreneurs (FIWE), hosted a remarkable meet and greet event inviting 28 South African Delegates from the International Women’s Forum South Africa on October 18, 2023, at the Country Club, Sainik Farms, New Delhi from 4:30 to 6:30 pm.
Our Distinguished guests who were invited to this forum were:
Dr. Sharad Kohli, Founder KCC Group, Renowned Entrepreneur and Finance Specialist, ADV FIWE.
Ms. Mercy Epao, Joint Secretary, SME, Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Government of India.
Mr. Peter Mahafha, First Secretary: Political and Lara Swart Coordinator: Political
SOUTH AFRICAN DELEGATES BY – Angie Naidoo, Managing Director of Duke Corporate Education.
The evening commenced with warm words of welcome from the host Dr. Rajni Aggarwal, President of FIWE, emphasized the participants to strengthen” the economic ties between India and South Africa by expanding business networking and partnership “setting the tone for the event after that Dr. Sharad Kohli, a renowned financial specialist and the Founder of the KCC Group, shared his insights into the financial sector, engaging the South African delegates with his expertise. Ms. Mercy Epao Joint Secretary, MSME who could not join us for the Meet & Greet to some last-minute urgency.
A diverse gathering of Indian Women and Men entrepreneurs introduced themselves, promoting inclusivity and exchange of ideas. Subsequently, participants engaged in a productive networking session and exchanged their thoughts, accompanied by a delightful high tea spread.
This meeting offers an excellent occasion to:
• Engage with South African delegates, despite their primary representation from the financial sector, fostering valuable connections.
• Establish connections with South African counterparts and gain insights into their businesses and interests.
• Explore potential avenues for collaboration between our two nations.
• Gain valuable insights into the South African market and the intricacies of conducting business there.
The meet and greet culminated with a heartfelt vote of thanks extended to all esteemed guests and participants and Dr. Rajni Aggarwal Felicitated our guests for the evening, signifying the appreciation for their contributions.
This event emerged as a resounding success, strengthening the ties between Indian and South African entrepreneurs, and opening doors to promising business collaborations and opportunities.