About Us

PURPOSE

 

The Progressive Business Forum Group of Businesses are subscribers-based platforms to create social cohesion, dialogue and advocacy as well as to fundraise in an endeavour to advance democracy in South Africa.

 

The Group has three companies, two subscribers-based NPC’s and an Investment Company.

 

PBF is a South African business engagement platform which draws participation from SMMEs and Corporates across all sectors. PBF facilitates engagement and creates opportunities for dialogue amongst business leaders, entrepreneurs, government, and civil society.

OUR VALUES

 

  • Transparency
  • Accountability
  • Honesty
  • Integrity
  • Fairness
  • Innovation
  • High standards of professionalism

OUR HISTORY

 

Founded in 2006, the PBF is a subscription-based organization which draws its membership from businesses across all sectors. PBF develops and manages various programmes designed to create platforms for engagement in business and the South African economy.

EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP

Chief Executive Officer – Humaira Thebe-Choonara
OUR BENEFITS

Subscriber benefits include opportunities to participate in trade delegations abroad and business round table discussions. PBF hosts functions and business summits and provides notices of reports from parliamentary committee meetings and ministerial and political briefings.

MINISTERIAL & POLITICAL BRIEFINGS

MINISTERIAL & POLITICAL BRIEFINGS

RESEARCH & ROUND TABLE DISCUSSIONS

RESEARCH & ROUND TABLE DISCUSSIONS

GALA DINNERS & BUSINESS SUMMITS

GALA DINNERS & BUSINESS SUMMITS

SKILLS DEVELOPMENT & TRAINING WORKSHOPS

SKILLS DEVELOPMENT & TRAINING WORKSHOPS

BUSINESS PROGRAMMES

BUSINESS PROGRAMMES

PARTICIPATION IN TRADE EXHIBITIONS

PARTICIPATION IN TRADE EXHIBITIONS

PRODUCT PROMOTION & TRADE FACILITATION

PRODUCT PROMOTION & TRADE FACILITATION

INTERNATIONAL TRADE PROMOTION

INTERNATIONAL TRADE PROMOTION

PROGRESSIVE WOMEN IN BUSINESS

PROGRESSIVE WOMEN IN BUSINESS

PUBLICATIONS

PUBLICATIONS