Russel Shinyawani-Ngobeni

Director, Shinyawani Group of Companies

Shinyawani Group of Companies (Pty) Ltd was founded in 2014 as a holding company by Russel Shinyawani-Ngobeni. It so far has the following subsidiaries: SGC Training Consultants; SGC Accountants;  SGC Mining and Construction Services; SGC Fresh Produce Market.

Russel is a registered Business Accountant in Practice through the Southern Institute for Business Accountants (SAIBA), and a registered Tax practitioner through the South African Institute of Tax Practitioners (SAIT). He holds a Bachelor of Accounting Science degree from the University of South Africa and a National Diploma in Financial Information Systems from Tshwane University of Technology.

In 2016, the Free State province recognised him as one of the best 12 Young Entrepreneurs in the province during the 2016 Macufe Trade Bridge. He also won first runner up for the 2016 Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award at the Free State Youth Chamber of Commerce and Industries Awards.