Event Details

With the recent partnership between the South African Chamber of Commerce Singapore and WESGRO in South Africa, join us for a dynamic virtual networking event whereby prospective sellers meet prospective buyers in Singapore and South East Asia. The event will afford participants 7 minutes of face time one on one with prospective business partners and companies to introduce themselves, gather details and set up follow-up discussions following the virtual networking session.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be matched with a broader network in Asia and have a one-to-one discussion virtually about trade and investment opportunities between these two great regions.

This will be the first of many opportunity discussions and events showcasing South Africa to Singapore and visa versa. And it beats facing substantial travel costs and logistics that are involved in typical network expansion.

We are looking forward to having everyone there.


4:00 PM - 4:05 PM
4:10 PM - 4:15 PM
Overview of WESGO
4:15 PM - 4:20 PM
Intro High Commission Focus on Trade and Investment
4:20 PM - 5:05 PM
Virtual Networking


  • Charlotte Madiepetsane Lobe (High Commssioner at SOUTH AFRICAN HIGH COMMISSION)

    Charlotte Madiepetsane Lobe


  • Thiru Naidoo (Senior Export Promotion Manager at Wesgro)

    Thiru Naidoo

    Senior Export Promotion Manager at Wesgro


    Ms Thiru Naidoo- Currently the Senior Export Promotion Manager at Wesgro for Asia and the Middle EAST. I have over 10 years, experience at Wesgro. Previously worked as the Business Development Manager-Global with the Business Tourism Unit at Wesgro. In this unit I assisted in securing international business events into the Western Cape, South Africa. In addition, I was awarded the Top 40 women in MICE Award-2018 (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions). I also sat on the committee of the South African Association for the conference industry-Western Cape Committee (SAACI). I held the position of Treasurer
    Prior to Wesgro I worked at Cape Tourism as the Business and Events Manager. I was involved in the support and coordination of Signature events for Cape Town, South Africa. In 2006, I authored the book “Science of Tourism”, which was published and sold through Juta Publishers. My book was chosen as a textbook for circulation to N4-N6 Tourism Technical College students.
    During my employment as Tourism Lecturer at the Cape College from 1992 to 2002. I was given the prestigious Award of Excellence for going beyond the parameters of my duty.

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  • Nigel Ritson (President of the Chamber at Roubler)

    Nigel Ritson

    President of the Chamber at Roubler


    Since joining the Roubler team in 2017, Nigel has been in charge from start-up to scale-up of sales and operations across the Singapore, Hong Kong, South Africa and UK markets. Nigel has extensive knowledge of workforce management and fintech associated with payroll, including previously managing the innovations department at one of South Africa’s largest publicly-listed recruitment and labour placement companies, Adcorp, deploying various workforce efficiency projects into Africa.

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Member Price Free
Standard Price S$10