Meet Our Team

kays-mguni-staff1Kays Mguni – Chairman of Board

Kays Mguni (BSc; MSc Electrical Engineering; MBA) serves as a specialist advisor to Datacomb at advisory board level. Kays is also the MD of Sword-SA. With 28 years experience in IT, Kays is an entrepreneur with vast experience in Information Technology project design and Communication in the area of Business Intelligence Systems Integration and Intellectual Property Management. Kays is also a sought-after strategy consultant.

Percy Mkhosi – Chief Executive Officer

Percy Mkhosi (M. Agric Econs; BSc. Hons; MBA Cert)  is a development economist with extensive expertise in economist with extensive in economic development advisory. As founder of Datacomb Percy has overseen the design and development of numerous SME Development Programmes across a number of economic sectors.

Sandra Beswick – Board Member

Independent consultant with more than 30 years experience in the financial markets gained at international and local banks and at Treasurer level in a listed Mining House. A wealth of experience in deal generation, investment valuation, structuring of transactions and risk management from small to large businesses in line with stakeholder objectives.

Specialisation includes funding and financial engineering in the SMME sector. Strong involvement in Resources and in particular mining. Achievements include establishing and developing an Incubator fund for SMME black businesses at a major bank within the challenging second economy of South Africa.

Jonathan Kampunzu – Datacomb Development Consultants
Consultant: Accelerated Business Development Program

 Jonathan Kampunzu joined Datacomb in 2014, as a Consultant on Accelerated Business Development Program (ABDP). He holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Missouri University of Science and Technology (USA) and a Bachelor of Science in Business and Management Systems from Missouri University of Science and Technology.

Fluent in English and French, Jonathan has extensive regional and international experience in consulting on business development and SMME focused projects. He has played an essential role in baseline data collection and the formulation of interventions and growth plans for clients; program funding interventions, and overseeing SMMEs.

In 2011 he worked as a business implementation consultant for Wal-Mart special projects, where he was involved as lead coordinator on data analysis team for Mal-Mart headquarters – this entailed overseeing processes for company wide implementation using automation and employee engagement techniques

Prior to joining Datacomb, Jonathan worked for Modise Machage in Gaborone, Botswana. There he was instrumental in creating the company’s commodity trading division and facilitating procurement deals on behalf of clients.

Jonathan also worked as a student; as an assistant in the Department of Undergraduate and Graduate Research: Rolla and as part of the lobby team of the Associated Students of the University of Missouri.

Vision | Mission | Values

To be the authoritative voice in economic, SME and Corporate Social Investment (CSI) development and make a lasting impact in Africa and the world, to the benefit of all.

To develop and enhance the performance of SMEs by creating new opportunities.

Our approach:

  • We create sustainable relationships focused on effective leadership, people, policy, technology and business. Our work is informed by research and enabled by practical and implementable solutions to addressing SME challenges.
  • We develop exceptional strategies and systematic processes focused on addressing client business objectives, quality performance and driving growth and efficiency.
  • We enable our clients to build capacity in order for them to play an impactful role in the economy.

The values that underpin all we do:

  • Integrity
  • Diversity
  • Communication
  • Learning & skills transfer

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