Andile is currently the Chief Investment Officer at MSG Afrika – a media and communications group he co-owns with business partner, Given Mkhari.
He is also the Managing Director of the Group’s newest business, POWER 98.7, a Talk Radio station based in Johannesburg. Andile also presents a daily radio show, ‘POWER Business’ on POWER 98.7 weekdays between 17h00 and 18h00. The group has operations in radio, advertising, TV production and corporate communications in various African countries.
He is also the founder of mystartupsa.com, an online platform seeking to galvanize South Africans into becoming a nation of entrepreneurs and speaks internationally on entrepreneurship and its potential to build stronger developing economies.
Some of its well-known subsidiaries include radio stations Capricorn FM (www.capricornfm.co.za) and POWER 98.7 (www.powerfm.co.za), PR agency The Communications Firm (www.tcf.co.za), television production firm Quizzical Pictures (www.quizzical.co.za), and pan-African advertising agency Metropolitan Republic (www.metropolitanrepublic.co.za).
MSG Afrika was recently awarded commercial radio broadcasting licenses in two other provinces in South Africa, i.e. the Free State and the Eastern Cape. The radio stations go live in 2016.
A Chartered Accountant by profession, Andile is a former Investment Banker with Investec Bank’s Corporate Finance division, a former member of the Takeover Regulations Panel, a member of the Financial Services Board’s Directorate of Market Abuse and a previous director of state-owned airline South African Airways.