INVITATION TO APPLY FOR BOARD MEMBERSHIP

Softstart Business and Technology Incubator (Softstart BTI) is a government-supported nonprofit company (NPC) based in Midrand, Gauteng which is aimed at stimulating, growing and launching early-stage technology innovation based businesses. In this regard, Softstart BTI
provides world-class incubation interventions and knowledge services. It is governed by a Board, which has the following subcommittees: Audit, Finance and Risk; Human Resources; Enterprise Development; and Land development.


Softstart BTI has a footprint of entrepreneurs operating throughout South Africa and has links in Africa and beyond through its Hub partners. It is also working with partners on a project to develop Africa’s biggest 4iR Hub to drive and spearhead the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
The Incubator seeks to recruit two additional members to its Board, to provide guidance, oversight, and support to enable it to realise its strategic objectives. Board members are not entitled to any remuneration for serving on the board and are required to serve voluntarily and on an individual basis.


Applications are sought from potential members who qualify as a director in line with the Company’s Act, with proven experience and expertise in the following areas:
• Fundraising
• Entrepreneurship and Innovation ecosystem

To apply, submit a letter of motivation, CV and contactable referees to board@softstartbti.co.za


For more info about Softstart Business and Technology Incubator, refer to www.softstartbti.co.za


Closing date: 30 March 2020