Bplans Africa is a leading South African Business Plan consulting firm that was started in 2010. We have 3 co-founders who have a wide range of skills ranging from legal consulting, accounting and IT Consulting. All the Business Plans we develop are extremely detailed and comprehensive, and can be presented to any potential investor or financier for the purpose of securing funding. Moreover, all the Business Plans we develop will serve as an invaluable tool to you, your co-shareholders and/or management team as you navigate your way to the establishment and successful management of your new business or improving an existing one.
Who we are
Our experience has seen us cascade into other critical areas required in writing up a business plan such as digital strategy consulting, financial modelling and feasibility studies.
Our mission is to empower entreprenuers with the right skills, tools and resources to start and grow their businesses through proven methodologies.
Founded in 2010 as a part time project, Bplans Africa' founders soon discovered their need in the market which led to the incorporation of the company.
What we do
The company has a track record for high quality work delivered in the shortest possible period and that is not to say "overnight". We value quality over time but we know that time is an important factor in customer satisfaction.
Bplans Africa was cofounded by Valentine Masina, Sabelo Sibanda and Naomi Campbell. Sabelo Sibanda is a well known Human Rights Lawyer and founder of Uphondo Community Network. He has been featured several times on 5fm and Soweto TV. Sabelo Sibanda is a lawyer who holds a Post Graduate Degree in Law from the University of Aberdeen. He helps us with the legal consulting of businesses and an expert in criminal law. Naomi Campbell is a former RMB (Rand Merchant Bank) manager with over 10 years experience in the banking industry. She has extensive company administration, marketing and financial consulting experience.
Valentine Masina comes from a Business and IT background. He currently holds professional certificates in Software Development, Accounting and a post graduate diploma in Business Administration. He has run point of sale systems shops, restaurants and now has over 8 years business planning experience (as of June 2018). He is a member of the National Small Business Chamber, a panellist in Microsoft Biz4Afrika small business initiative in Bryanston (Microsoft head office). As a certfied Microsoft C# and web developer, Valentine is a registered member of the Insitute of IT Professionals South Africa - (IITPSA - Fomerly Computer Society of South Africa).
Our accounting services are headed by Mzweleni Mlotshwa our accountant and book keeper. Mzweleni Holds a Bcom in Accounting and holds over 8 years post graduate experience in accounting in many companies in South Africa. As a CIMA graduate, Mzweleni is a registered member of the South African Institue of Business Accountants (SAIBA).
With such a wealth of experience and affordable pricing, you are sure to benefit from partnering with us. Just fill in your details on our contact page for further information.
All our business plans meet the requirements of the NEF, IDC and all major South African funding institutions. Plus we will help you to apply for funding and prepare all due diligence requirements from funders.