Malawi’s flamboyant pastor who is also an entrepreneur based in South Africa has revealed 12 experts whom he has taken from different continents with the aim to manage his business entities known as Shepherd Bushiri Investments (SBI).
Filling up this 12 group of experts are businesspersons from countries like Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia, Belgium, USA, UK, South Africa, Namibia and of course Malawi.
According to Bushiri, the move represents the growth of his businesses which needs certain level.
It was officially launched in Pretoria, South Africa on Monday and will see Bushiri as SBI President, recoiling from the active involvement in the management of his businesses.
Bushiri added that he wants to fully concentrate on his ministry duties as a Prophet and leader of the Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG).
He was quote saying, “They have taken my role of making decisions of overseeing SBI policy development and implementation. We are already involved in multi-Billion projects that we are about to undertake. The empire is growing and I can’t handle it alone,” he said.
Before the group which is called G12, SBI key major strategic decisions, apart from the corporate office in Sandton, Johannesburg, were mostly done by Bushiri, his wife and some other family members.
The recently chosen leader of G12 Joseph Mndolo from Zambia said it was a great honour to serve the SBI and assured customers and partners that they will not let Bushiri down.
“Our role is only to bring efficiency and sustained growth to SBI, just carrying the vision ahead and translating on the ground”, he said.
Malawi has its own renowned young entrepreneur Mike Chilewe junior in G12 who recently appeared in Forbes Africa Magazine as one of the Africa`s promising entrepreneurs.
Malawi`s Kenyan based banker Ben Wandwanda is also among the members.
With its headquarters in Sandton, Johannesburg and founded by a Malawian citizen, SBI is global investment company duly incorporated under the company laws of the republic of South Africa.
It was duly incorporated on 3rd November 2015 with registration number 2015/386049/07.
As of today, SBI has several entities running across the globe.
Some of them include, SB Airways, SB University, PSB Mobile Network, SB Real Estate, SB Trade Exchange, SB Mining and SB Media.
The video below shows the unveiling of the 12 experts at Bushiri`s ECG Church