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Enterprise and Investment <p>​​</p><p>​Under the Invest Cape Town initiative, the department helps link businesses to new insights, opportunities and solutions. A wide range of customised services are offered to all businesses, free of charge. Examples of some of the services offered by Invest Cape Town include:</p><ul><li>Business operation and expansion (running and growing a business);</li><li>Enterprise and supplier development (market access, match-making;</li><li>Expert knowledge, support and development opportunities to small and medium sized businesses;</li><li>Facilitating skills programmes in partnership with SME’s and large firms for in-demand occupations and growth sectors;</li><li>Information on sector-specific business opportunities;</li><li>Investment facilitation;</li><li>Link investors to sector specific industry partners;</li><li>Manages the City’s investment incentives programme;</li><li>Navigating City services (connecting businesses with the right official;</li><li>Overcoming regulatory processes that create red tape (licenses, permit approvals);</li><li>Provide specialist facilitation services in the Atlantis Industrial Area, with a particular focus on implementation of the Atlantis GreenTech Special Economic Zone;</li><li>Provincial and National Government department liaison;</li><li>Support development processes for strategically important investments in the manufacturing and business services sectors;</li></ul> <p>Explore <a href="" target="_blank">our website ​</a>to learn more about what we do.</p><p>​We create an enabling environment to attract investment that generates economic growth and job creation in Cape Town.</p><p>We do this through:</p><ul><li>advising line departments on maximising the economic benefits of their public investments and service delivery activities;</li><li>helping prospective investors find development and investment support;​</li><li>positioning Cape Town as a forward-looking, globally competitive business destination;</li><li>strengthen and promote Cape Town’s status as a high-performance, African business hub that supports big ideas and innovation;</li><li>working with key economic stakeholders to improve the business environment and support industry development in Cape Town.</li></ul> <span> <ul class="lrg-icon-content"><li class="lrg-icon lrg-link"><div class="list-links">​ <a title="title" href="">Read about our vision for work and business</a><a title="title" href="">Read the Integrated Development Plan (IDP)</a><a title="title" href="">Visit our section Why invest in Cape Town</a><a title="title" href="" target="_blank">Go to W​esgro<i class="icon link-external"></i>​​</a>​ </div></li></ul></span><blockquote cite=""><p> <em>​​​"Cape Town is a world-class investment destination and is an excellent location from which businesses can launch their operations into the rest of the African continent. We are ready to help you build your business case for investment." </em> <b>Lance Greyling </b> <cite>Director: Trade and Investment</cite>​​ </p></blockquote><img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />​​<span style="color:#777777;font-family:"helvetica neue", helvetica, arial, sans-serif;font-size:1em;font-weight:600;">Director: Enterprise and Investment</span> <div class="contact"><p>Lance Greyling</p><address><ul><li>Telephone: <br> <a>021 400 1217​</a></li><li>Email: <br> <a href=""></a> </li></ul></address><h4>Principle Professional Officer: Development Facilitation </h4><p>Tamsin Faragher</p><address><ul><li>Telephone: <br> <a>021 400 4996</a></li><li>Email: <br> <a href="">​</a></li></ul></address><h4>Manager: Enterprise Development</h4><p>Thembinkosi Siganda</p><address><ul><li>Telephone: <br> <a>021 417 4041</a></li><li>Email: <br> <a href=""></a> </li></ul></address> <h4>Manager: Investment Facilitation </h4><p>Tim Hadingham</p><address><ul><li>Telephone: <br><a>021 417 0518</a></li><li>Email: <br><a href=""></a> </li></ul></address><h4>Manager: Place Marketing</h4><p>Rory Viljoen</p><address><ul><li>Telephone: <br><a>021 417 0604</a></li><li>Email: <br><a href=""></a> </li></ul></address><h4>Manager: Support to Catalytic Sectors</h4><p>Faith Kolala</p><address><ul><li>Telephone: <br> <a>021 417 4020</a></li><li>Email: <br> <a href=""></a> </li></ul></address></div>


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