I want to create an environment where women will rise - Mpumi Madisa
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Mpumi Madisa is the first black female chief executive of Bidvest Group, the international services , trading and distribution company.
Madisa took over the role officially last year.
She tells more about her incredible , inspiring journey.
I have an opportunity to create a workplace for women. It is a man's world by design and I want to create an environment for everybody, men and woemn equally. I want to enable women to succeed and rise. I see it as an opportunity to create an enabling environment.Mpumi Madisa, CEO, Bidvest
Mpumi received a congratulatory message from President Cyril Ramaphaosa after her appointment as Bidvest CEO.
My phone rings and I answer. It took me e two minutes for the penny to drop and realise this is the president.Mpumi Madisa, CEO, Bidvest
I am very passionate about mentorship.Mpumi Madisa, CEO, Bidvest
Moeketsi, who attending school with Mpumi, says she is the epitome of what happens when attitude meets altitude.
My husband and I have a rhythm. One of the things that the corporate world does is to kill marriages. I am glad my husband is also on this side.Mpumi Madisa, CEO, Bidvest
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