Back to All Events

Heavy Chef Year End Celebration, 14th Dec (CT): SA's Top 5 Most Exciting Startups

  • Workshop 17 17-36 Dock Rd Cape Town, WC, 8001 South Africa (map)

On the 14th December 2017, Heavy Chef and Huawei are hosting the leaders of the Top 5 Most Exciting Startups In South Africa. As voted by esteemed members of HC’s community, each startup leader will present a 10 minute presentation on how they’re changing the world. The keynote for the evening will be presented by 'super angel' Zach Coelius, a Silicon Valley investor, entrepreneur and world traveller who sold his previous startup to LinkedIn in 2015 and recently led the angel round in Cruise Automation that led to a $1b sale to GM last year. The event will be co-hosted by serial entrepreneur Mike Sharman and Heavy Chef Show Host Caley van der Kolk. International DJ, JanuaryOne, will end off the evening with some deep house musings. 


Event details: 

Who: Zach Coelius, Caley van der Kolk, Mike Sharman, JanuaryOne + SA's 5 Most Exciting Startups:

  • Zoona - financial empowerment: Brad Magrath (Co-founder) 
  • JUMO - mobile financial services: Buhle Goslar (Brand Director)
  • Wala - token rewards and marketplace: Ross McEwan (CTO)
  • SweepSouth - cleaners on demand: Aisha Pandor (Co-founder)
  • Yoco - credit card payment solutions: Katlego Maphai (Co-founder)

Hosts: Heavy Chef and Huawei SA
When: Thursday 14th December, 6:00pm for 6:30pm
Where: Workshop 17, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town. 
What: South Africa's 5 Most Exciting Startups
Beverages: Complimentary Backsberg wine, CBC beer, Sir Fruit juice. 
Snacks: Complimentary Joe & Co 'entrepreneur balls' . 
Cost: R175 - about the price of a macadamia nut these days. 

Book quickly - tickets are going to fly. This event is going to be inspirational, informative and fun.