CAPE TOWN - The outgoing chair of the South African chapter of the BRICS Business Council, Dr Iqbal Survé, has hailed the achievements of the chapter which included the very successful hosting of the annual meeting which took place in KwaZulu-Natal earlier in the year.
In a statement on behalf of the outgoing BRICS Business Council, Survé, also chairman of the Sekunjalo Group, described it as an "honour and a privilege" to have served the country through the Council "and for me to have had the opportunity to lead it during the last year".
"During this time, we have worked collaboratively to build the BRICS Business Council and have developed close ties with our colleagues in the BRICS countries, as a result.”
The BRICS nations comprise of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.
Survé thanked all outgoing members of the South African BRICS Business Council for their "unwavering commitment and dedication to serving their country through the Council".