Henley Africa Sol Plaatje media scholarship applications open for 2022

9th February 2022, Johannesburg, South Africa. Henley Business School Africa is inviting journalists and media practitioners to apply for its annual Sol Plaatje Scholarship. Established in 2019, the award covers all tuition costs for either the one year Post-graduate Diploma (PG Dip) or the 30-month executive Master’s in Business Administration (MBA). The two inaugural Plaatje…

Henley Africa achieves Level 1 B-BBEE status

  15 December 2021, Johannesburg, South Africa. HENLEY Business School Africa has become the first leading business school in South Africa to achieve Level 1 B-BBEE. Announcing the achievement, Henley Africa dean and director Jon Foster-Pedley https://www.linkedin.com/in/jon-foster-pedley-b83805/ , said it was even more remarkable since the business school had achieved this in the space of…

We Can All Be Like Great Leaders Commit To Learning And Hold On To A Sense Of Purpose…

We can all be like great leaders commit to learning and hold on to a sense of purpose…

The Daily Maverick, 6 March 2019   By Jon Foster-Pedley TIMES of late have been a bit of a roller-coaster – even by what passes for normal in this country. We emerged from the festive season to a series of rapid-fire bombshell disclosures by the former chief operating officer of Bosassa, Angelo Agrizzi, which recalibrated…

Scenes Of Jubilation As 502 Henley Africa Students Graduate In 2018

Scenes Of Jubilation As 502 Henley Africa Students Graduate

Foster-Pedley said he hoped the graduates would take a leaf out of Gordhan’s hat and serve as active corporate citizens with an unshakeable moral compass and sense of purpose to fight institutionalised greed, corruption and state capture so that all South Africans can share in the country’s wealthy, and create a better life for their families and communities.

Reporting Frameworks Must Not Neutralise A Wider Commitment To Integrity

Reporting frameworks must not neutralise a wider commitment to integrity

While the Dean welcomes the present response to bribery, corruption and State capture, he asserts, “Sooner or later it will be business as usual and the onus is on us as teachers and mentors to ensure that our next generation of leaders don’t become complacent and slip back into the bad old ways. Just as corruption becomes systemic, we need to be educating our future leaders in a way that good governance becomes systemic.

Businesses Must Do Good

Businesses must ‘do good’ in order to ‘do well’ by dean Jon Foster-Pedley

mo As we move through the process of the State Capture inquiry, it can still be difficult to understand even the effect of blatant high-level corruption on the average family in South Africa. How can we begin to have conversations about what is fair remuneration for CEOs, or the difference between exploitative and enabling business…