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Achievers From South Africa Bennie Saayman Bennie Saayman’s organisation the Western Cape Netball Federation of which she is the chairperson is affiliated to Netball South Africa and is an affiliate of the South Africa Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC). As an experienced netball administrator it is her duty to promote sport at the provincial level. This involves ensuring that local structures are operative in all districts which include players at provincial, club and school level. Her responsibilities include strategic planning to ensure that the code is active at all these levels. This includes administration structures, active leagues and the establishment of resources. The organisation creates opportunities for athletes not only as players, whether for social recreational purposes, but also as professionals as coaches, team managers, umpires and professional administrators.

From Mauritius Maya Sewnath Maya Sewnath is the managing director/marketing director of SSS Furniture Co Ltd. The main activity of the business is in the manufacturing sector of wooden furniture as well as a line of personalised furniture for children (kids and babies). This activity has been extended to tailor made furniture for individuals. Her main responsibilities are marketing and finance. In addition she handles all strategic decisions and issues pertaining to the company. Each year Maya has to prepare a business plan which includes all forecasted issues related to the company as well as all the action plans to be followed. Parameters are set and all through the year along these criteria are followed to be met.

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Africa’s Most Influential Women in Business and Government – this annual publication showcases Africa’s most influential women across the co...

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