Our 2024 Nedbank Business Ignite Finalists

Ambesha Africa

Ambesha Africa is a proudly South African brand that specialises in the manufacturing and repairing of Outdoor furniture and provide Interior Décor services.

Camping RetrEats

Camping RetrEats is an award winning camping service that takes the chore out of camping and provides an authentic camping experience to people who would like to try something different.

Nhleko Scaffolding & Formwork

Our business, based in Kempton Park specialises on Hire, erection & dismantling of access scaffolding and formwork, with regards to formwork our packages are tailor-made.


The Vuleka Platform enables informal micro, small, and medium-sized traders to improve their cash flow with more reliable supply chains and inventory financing through a buy now, pay later solution.

Smart Mover

We are a full-spectrum professional furniture removal business at the core. This wide range of service offerings makes up 80% of our trading activities. We also have a few inbound logistics delivery contracts as a secondary offering for the off-peak time of the month.


AskOsca is call centre (BPO) business based in Grassy Park. The business was established in 2013. They pioneered a strategy to bring International BPO work to the people, helping them reduce transport costs, due to the short distance it takes to get to and from the office.


We manufacture healthy greenlist sugar-free concentrates with zero aftertaste and Keto (Krunchie) Cookies with 1g carbs per serving. Perfect for a low carb healthy fitness diabetic lifestyle.


We're a small corrugated box manufacturing company based in Cape Town. A team of 18 people making custom made boxes for small to medium size businesses in express time and with excellent service.

Thermo-Solutions (Piccolo 222 Group PTY LTD)

Piccolo 222 Group PTY LTD is a dynamic holding company with two innovative subsidiaries driving environmental sustainability and consumer benefit.

Century 21 Seaboard

We are a personalized professional boutique sized agency with the power of a global brand behind us which gives us the ability to deliver personalized service to our customers when looking and searching for a home.

SA Steel Port

We are a leading, black-owned, Level One BEE steel and aluminum profiles supplier in South Africa. Our product range includes square tubes, rectangular tubes, round bars, round tubes, lip channels, beams, etc.

Animal Travel Agency

Specialised services in the export and import of domestic family pets, we handle the aspects of ensuring the actual pets are relocated with the owners.

Wotatrix Services and Projects

Waste Management collection, specializing in hazardous and infectious waste, which does not go to landfill for disposal but get treated first, our customers are mostly clinics, hospitals, doctors rooms etc. We supply all medical consumables for use at these facilities.

KND Naval Design

KND Naval Design, based in Cape Town, is a leading naval architecture practice specializing in high-performance custom vessels. Our expertise encompasses the entire design and construction process, from concept and ideation to certification and analysis.

OCO Life

Oco Life is a multiple award-winning brand, born in Africa, we disrupted the holistic health industry and became pioneers offering a revolutionary and effective range of organic essential oil blends, ultrasonic aroma diffusers, air purifiers, and traditional medicine which includes the African Sacred Herb Imphepho.


We offer a redesigned clothing peg, the Increda-Peg, made entirely from 100% recycled plastic and featuring enhanced functionality beyond traditional pegs. This proudly South African patent is manufactured locally in Silverton, Pretoria, for the South African market.

Truck Norris

Our Truck Norris Burger Food truck stands out as a beacon of culinary creativity and quality. What sets us apart is our commitment to using only the finest ingredients. From Grass fed patties & brioche buns every element of our burger exudes freshness & flavour.

Raw Catering Services Company (Pty) Ltd

We are a contract services business focussed on changing the way people eat in industries previously associated with poor nutrition and food quality. We focus on retirement Villages, Medical facilities, Schools and corporate canteens.

HH Industries

HH Industries is a pioneering provider of advanced manufacturing and 3D printing services, specialising in metal additive manufacturing. Our offerings include part printing, research and development, turnkey facility installation, and comprehensive training programs.


Aeversa is dedicated to advancing the electric vehicle (EV) industry in South Africa by providing a comprehensive ecosystem of EV charging solutions and energy management services. We offer a range of charging options including AC chargers, DC chargers, and mobile chargers, tailored to meet various needs.

Matric Live

SAADC (PTY) Ltd is a South African-founded education technology (edtech) software development company dedicated to transforming the learning experience for students across the nation.

Stocklog CC

StocklogCC is a dynamic company with a dedicated team committed to delivering excellent service and support. Our specialization includes a wide range of gas / air compression services, from 0.2 bar(g) to 500 bar(g), as well as expertise in gas / air purification, oxygen and nitrogen generation, and water filtration solutions.

Maduwa Paint World (Pty) Ltd

Maduwa Paint World is a specialist paint manufacturing company serving the commercial, industrial and public needs of quality paint with less VOC (Our paint is not harmful to the people and the environment). We have one plant (factory) and Head-Office in Rosslyn industrial area, Pretoria North from where our operations are currently run.

Kushinda Caterers

The Kushinda Group, comprising Kushinda Caterers and Kushinda Academy, is dedicated to excellence, innovation, and quality. Kushinda Caterers is renowned for offering bespoke catering services for corporate events and film productions, consistently delivering high-quality culinary experiences tailored to meet the unique needs of our clients.


We are a green energy company that is producing 100% green fuel from waste cooking oil. We collect waste/used cooking oil and convert it into green fuel for running engine construction, farms, mining equipment, generators, fleets and aeroplanes.

Eli Natural Hair (Pty) Ltd

ELI NATURAL HAIR is an express hair salon that is designed for the metropolitan woman on the go with a focus on natural hair. We offer efficient braiding hair services in under two hours on average per appointment.

Greenway Africa

GreenWay Africa is a social enterprise focused on providing professional advisory services and technology solutions to promote sustainability and resilience in various sectors.

Red Academy pty (Ltd)

redAcademy has pioneered a new way for South African youth to enter skilled careers in software development. Our innovative skills and experiential learning hub specialise in teaching coding and technology skills.

Shafaa paints and coatings pty ltd

We manufacture and distribute paint coatings and accessories. We retail and manufacture for the automotive paint refinish market, wood finish coatings for the furniture and fittings market, decorative paints for the building construction and homecare markets, and industrial coatings for factories and industrial area markets.

Greenline Interiors (Pty) Ltd

We are a shopfitting business with two core manufacturing strengths in glass and aluminium, as well as carpentry. We build stores and bespoke projects from start to finish, and we have a 1100m2 factory where we create the magic our clients have come to love.