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We are a community of Christian business leaders who partner together to live out our calling in the marketplace on the African continent.




We are a community of Christ-led business leaders that partner and equip each other to live out our calling in the marketplace in a meaningful and practical way on the African continent.

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Join us on 10 March 2022, from 10:00 - 11:00 GMT for a live online discussion

“Where worldviews collide in the marketplace - and the conciliatory effects of the gospel”

About Ziwani

Ziwani is a platform for business leaders to share inspiring stories and innovative local resources while equipping one another for Kingdom impact.

As business leaders on the African continent, we can fundamentally shape our marketplace and transform society through business practices that are biblically aligned.

Knowledge Hub

Latest release

Unlock dignity and opportunity through your work

What's New?

Filmed in various settings across our continent, the ‘Called to Work’ series is an 8-part video series showcasing real-life stories of entrepreneurs in Africa who have embraced their unique calling in the marketplace.

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What's new?

Why work

Podcast series

Discover the timeless wisdom of the 'Why Work?" essay, by Dorothy L. Sayers' reimagined for the modern entrepreneur in this podcast series.

Join our Community

Personally connect with and learn from fellow business leaders who are living out their marketplace calling.

Browse our Knowledge Hub


Be encouraged and equipped by business men and women who pursue their workplace calling to impact both the Kingdom and society.


Inspiring discussions from industry leaders using innovative, creative and Biblical insights in the way they do business - to transform people and the world around them.


Reflective and insightful thought leadership articles and personal testimonies by marketplace leaders who use their businesses for redemptive impact.


We have reviewed a selection of books which we believe are informative, relevant and Biblically aligned to enrich both your faith and business journey.

Our Ecosystem

Through Ziwani we want to enable you to find and connect with the many other business networks active in South Africa and Africa – who also offer great courses and opportunities for learning, mentoring and fellowship.

Our Contributors

Our community of marketplace leaders and thought leaders across Africa have generously shared their stories and thinking with us so that our community can continue to equip and support each other in their marketplace calling.

Roedolf Botha



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Jan-Derick Nel


Semco Style Institute

David Beattie


Chorus Property Group

Charmaine Smith


Infundo Consulting (Pty) Ltd