René Botha is an Area Manager for Stellenbosch. She has been part of our team since 1998 and is passionate about investing in entrepreneurs and contributing to business growth and success. Rene is responsible for one of the biggest investment books within the company. She believes that entrepreneurs are the wealth creators of South Africa through facilitating jobs. In 2011, René received the SA’s Most Influential Women in Business award in the Financial Services: Banking category. She is our go-to-spokesperson for business finance, female entrepreneurship, and hospitality and tourism industry articles.