About us

The Abcon Group Foundation (AGF) was founded by the Abcon Group of Companies in 2013 (”Abcon Group”).

The Abcon Group is a well-established & reputable group of companies ranging from property managers, property developers & property investment vehicles to a private equity arm.

The AGF has the ability to raise money through the Abcon Group’s social spend. The strategic partners of the Abcon Group directly and indirectly support the AGF. The Abcon Group and its strategic partners support the AGF trough various fundraising initiatives such as potjiekos competitions and golf days.

The AGF has been set up to drive the transformation strategy of the Abcon Group by providing of B-BBEE advisory services and the facilitation of opportunities to invest in Skills Development and Training, Enterprise and Supplier Development and Socio-economic Development. These opportunities are not limited to the Abcon Group but are available to our strategic partners.

 

Our Vision

The AGF seeks to raise the quality of life for previously disadvantaged individuals limited to 100% black, of which 40% are black women. This is facilitated through the various pillars as illustrated below:


Board members

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MS LONDIWE MTHEMBU (MD: Abcon Group Foundation)

Holds a Master’s Degree in Urban and Regional Planning and also completed a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration through Wits Business School. She has over 10 years working experience in the policy development and social infrastructure implementation space in the public sector. She is the Managing Director of the AGF.

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MR DONALD MAJOLA (Development Manager)

In addition to the Development Manager role he fulfils at the Tirisano Trust he is also an experienced Development Manager with Abland Pty (Ltd) with over 15 years of experience. He also serves as a director on the board of the AGF.

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MR DAVE SAVAGE (Property Development Executive)

Holds an Msc in Building Science through the University of Witwatersrand. He has over 30 years’ experience in the property development industry. He has been involved with the formation of the Pivotal Property Fund and along with other group companies is actively involved with the growth strategy of the Abcon Group as the Group Managing Director He is also a board member of the AGF.



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CHRISTABEL ZIYAMBI (BSC in Landscape Architecture)

Environmental Practitioner and developed the Landscape Development Framework for the Cradle City Dvelopment and Evaton Precincts in Lanseria and Ekurhuleni respectively; Conducted Strategic Environmental Assessments (SEA) for electrical infrastructure (Eskom) and Environmental Management Frameworks (EMF) for a number of local municipalities; Day job is to produce Landscape Masterplans for Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) for the development of campus’ in previously disadvantaged areas; Post Graduate Diploma in Business from the Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS), and currently studying towards an MBA.

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