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Who we are


South African women safe at home and in their communities, economically self-reliant and participating fully in the socio-economic transformation of our country to make it an inclusive democratic and non-sexist society.



  • Collaboration and Teamwork
  • Innovation/Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Respecting one another
  • Developing/Nurturing talent
  • Transparency
  • Humility



  • WDBIH has been operating sustainably for more than 20 years
  • The WDBIH management team brings a combined experience of over 40 years in banking and finance, investment management and enterprise development
  • We have a good understanding of the South African economic and social landscape
  • Since inception, WDBIH has transferred over R150 million to the WDB Trust
  • Our board brings a wealth of experience and leadership in diverse fields in both the private and public sectors
  • Over the past two decades we have established solid relationships with our investee partners and financial institutions
  • We have experience in raising debt and equity for our investments
  • WDBIH has experience in exiting investments having exited amongst others Paracon, Adcorp Holdings Limited, Uthingo (Pty) Limited, Dinatla Investments (Pty) Limited and Kaufman Levin Associated (Pty) Limited, (KLA)