Setsabile Mkhabela

Founder and CEO @ Boast-iD, A multi-brand platform for up and coming sustainable brands

I have over 7 -years of working experience in various industries ranging from financial services, startup development, and retail. I have proven to excel in client relations, strategy, and venture development. Having a passion for sustainability especially in the luxury goods sector and believe I can be a great asset in that department.

Previous Brands
Nouvus Counsulting
Swaziland Economic Development Company
The Awethu Project
Work Experience
Founder & CEO
Dec ‘19 - Now

Strategic Management and vision of the company Handle eCommerce Catalogue Customer/Vendor Relation Finance and Operations Website Management SEO Management Meeting with Clients Minor Fundraising Business Plan and Model Helping sell offline Built MVP for app and tech framework see less

Advisory Consultant
Nov ‘16 - Dec ‘19
Self employed

Business Planning on behalf of clients Drafting Business Plans Development of start up ecosystem in area Networking and workshop Management Correspondence with various stakeholders Tax Submissions for Expats and Locals staff Company Registration and compliance Preparing books of Accounts from source documents till Management accounts see less

Finance Analyst
Oct ‘15 - Oct ‘16
The Awethu Project

Financial Services company for SMEs Payments and Invoicing - both local and International Minor Preparation of Management accounts from source documents Debtor/Creditors Maintenance and Reconciliation Complete Tax Functions Assisting Auditors with Annual Audit Financial Statements generation Budgeting/forecasting Assist Entrepreneurs in scaling business. The assistance of community ecosystem maintenance Assisting in picking companies for incubation based on proposals, financials and trends see less

Investment Advisor
Jun ‘15 - Sep ‘15
Nouvus Counsulting

Client Liaison Responding to queries regarding investment performance. Assisting Clients to track and monitor investments Follow investment trends Maintaining relationships with various stakeholders see less

Assistant Business Consultant
Apr ‘13 - Apr ‘15
Swaziland Economic Development Company

Financial Literacy Coaching Promoting Strategic Partnership with Institutions, Local Companies, and suppliers Assisting in getting companies ready for Incubation Strategic Partnership development with Government and NGOs Banking and payments both locally and internationally. Investigating various international startup ecosystems Assisting with drafting of Business Plans Complete Tax Function Trial Balance and Statement s generation Report generations i.e. status of projects and on any report or analysis requested. Liaison with clients and financial institutions see less

English - Native
French - Work Proficiency
Spanish - Basic
Italian - Basic
Education & Training
University of Cape Town
‘20 - ‘21
Compliance Management
University of South Africa
‘14 - ‘16
Bachelor's degree
Accounting science
Johannesburg, South Africa