Who We Are and what we do
ACCESS TO A NETWORK OF BUSINESS EXPERTS
The Unleash Network was created in recognition of the need for a team of qualified business experts, possessing wide-ranging skills and experience, to assist clients with realising opportunities and solving problems encountered throughout their organisations’ lifecycle.
LEADERS FROM A VARIETY OF BUSINESS DISCIPLINES
Strategy & Direction
The Unleash Network, upon analysing a business operation, will be able to guide your company through the lifecycle stages, Start-Up, Growth, Revitalise, Sale, Distress, Business Rescue and Liquidation. The guidance could include digital transformation & cybersecurity, organisational training and international expansion, amongst others.
Deals & Acquisitions
Our team will quickly get to the essence of a deal and recognise the underlying value or potential problem areas. We have worked on numerous due diligence assignments across South Africa, Africa and abroad and we able to deliver rapid, clear and precise findings and recommendations for clients.
We are particularly skilled at providing innovative and practical solutions, backed up by solid financial and legal rationale.
Restructuring & Turnarounds
We are a team of qualified experts who will support clients going through periods of distress and change. The team brings deep acumen learnt over many years and offers a variety of specialised business, financial, legal and reputation advisory services to bring about a successful turnaround.
There is no substitute for experience when dealing with the diverse challenges that surface during the turnaround of a distressed company. This is particularly true when that experience is combined with a deep understanding of the subject matter.
HOW WE ADD VALUE
The combination of solid theory, practical experience and detailed application, coupled with our care for people, sets our offerings apart from our competitors.
The delivery of service will be undertaken by the Unleash Network of professionals supervised by the executive team of Alastair Macduff, Elmar Burger, George Rautenbach, Quintin Van Der Walt and Richard Malcolm
THE UNLEASH WAY
- Appointment – Agree on deliverables and outcome
- Discovery – Deep-dive into the organisation via financial reviews, senior management Interviews and facility walk-around & participation in key operational activities
- Findings – Consolidate and assess findings
- Report Back – Highlight observations and put forward recommendations
- Cash flow management.
- Leadership development and improvement.
- Financial reporting that is relevant to managing the business and responding to the challenges the business faces.
- Management of debtors and creditors to maintain liquidity and business momentum.
- Futureproofed digital capabilities, secured from penetration and able to weed-out ill-intentioned transactions and activities.
- An engaged and upskilled workforce.
- A streamlined, simplified business operation that eliminates unnecessary overheads and delivers profitability.
WHERE CAN WE GO TOGETHER
In addition to our consulting services, we provide Independent Non-Executive directors drawn from the Unleash Network who are all seasoned professionals with operational experience in running companies at the highest level as CEOs or CFOs. We bring the acumen and strong independence needed to enhance the performance of the board of directors.
Our Network Team
We have a great team of people who can assist you in all aspects of your business
Ida van der Walt
Quintin van der Walt
He is currently involved in helping companies and organisations to improve their Cybersecurity Posture through the implementation of Corporate & IT Governance structures and frameworks.
Paul Eloff van Marle