Pieter Dirk Uys

Pieter-Dirk Uys urges South Africans in the UK to return to South Africa [video]

Pieter-Dirk Uys has a wonderful message for Saffas in the UK. “You can take a South African out of South Africa, but you can never take South Africa out of a South African”

Pieter Dirk Uys

Over 350,000 professional South Africans abroad have returned home in the past five years. And you can’t deny that you, as a South African in the UK, have considered making the move too.

For the curious, Homecoming Revolution’s Speed Meet Africa is taking place on 20 and 21 March 2015 at the Kensington Olympia Conference Centre.

“This unique, fun and interactive event is the perfect way for Africans in London to be inspired by the great opportunities back home and to meet with top employers,” says Angel Jones CEO of Homecoming Revolution

The interactive two-day event incorporates many “speed meet” sessions, which work on fixed time slots on a round-robin basis.

Visitors will be exposed to exciting careers, top speakers, inspirational case studies, property, schools, immigration advice and relocation services.

Employers will interact with a selection of top pre-matched candidates, plus meet hundreds more, and enjoy significant branding opportunities as well as speaker slots.

Relocation providers will have the opportunity of showcasing to over a thousand attendees and enjoy significant branding opportunities.

Top employers:

KPMG, Deloitte, The Foschini Group, GlaxoSmithKline, Jacobs Matasis, Mace Group, Partners in Performance, Safaricom,  Africa Health Placements, Ipreo, Pam Golding, Lelapa Fund,  Bloomberg.

Top schools:

Bishops Diocesan College,  Bridge House College, Stanford Lake College, St Anne’s Diocesan College, St Cyprian’s School.

International movers White & Company and Doree Bonner will be exhibiting their services.

Established in 2003, Homecoming Revolution is the proven Brain Gain Company for Africa – with a focus on South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda and Ghana. We introduce worldwide African professionals to employers and relocation services back home.

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