An investment in knowledge pays the best interest
Facilitating and delivering meaningful, measurable
transformation that drives improved performance, adding value
and raising profitability is what sets Charter Academy apart.
“ IN BUSINESS TO CHANGE LIVES ”
Charter Group was set up to assist companies and organisations understand, translate and implement the Financial Sector Charter, which set out the principles and objectives of socio-economic transformation in the Financial Sector.
Through an in-depth understanding of emerging market complexities and challenges, Charter set out to develop dynamic solutions that opened up access to finance, reaching the unreachable, while mitigating risk.
In collaboration with government initiatives, Charter partnered with companies and organisations, providing a roadmap of how to effectively navigate the process of transformation through skills development and lifelong learning to achieve true socio-economic empowerment.
Charter is a Level 1 B-BBEE company with a 135% procurement recognition
Charter has an enviable track record in creating turnkey solutions for the real estate sector. Our real estate education programmes have been identified as one of the most successful programmes by clients and key stakeholders.
Over 15,000 approved Mortgage Customers trained in Borrower Education Programme.
More than 8,000 aspirant homeowners trained in Homeownership Programme.
450 PDI candidate estate agents graduated on the Real Estate Empowerment Programme (NQF 4) sponsored by ABSA Bank and AFD.
Over 36000 people from under-privileged communities trained in basic financial literacy.
200 School principals trained in basic financial management techniques.
Over R3bn employee-based pension backed home loans generated, across 1500 corporate destinations in South Africa.
Over 2500 house sold in 1st commercially successful real estate incubator in affordable housing.
Pioneered 1st integrated digital risk & origination system for affordable housing developments in SA.
ACCREDITATIONS, PARTNERS & PRINCIPALS
ADRIAN R. HARRIS
(B COMM, B TECH, ABP, MBA)
Adrian is an Inclusive banking and
Affordable housing strategist. He is a
former Director of Emerging Markets
Standard Bank, Vice-President of
Channel Life Ltd (SANLAM); Director
Cash Bank Ltd (specialised housing
bank); CEO of Xiriuz Systems (Pty) Ltd
(a proprietary banking system).
(NDIP: TRAINING AND ADV.HR MANAGEMENT)
Thabo is a founding member of Charter, with
over 20 years experience in Employer-Based
Housing Solutions, training and Human
Resource Management. A thought leader
and advocate for empowerment through personal
and professional training and education, Thabo
was instrumental in pioneering a new approach
that led the first tripartite alliance between
employees, bank and union.
Cashel has strong business acumen which she
gained from her experience in the financial services
and real estate sectors extending from loan
origination to property development. Cashel has
experience that is relevant to Charter’s mission and
has served as Franchise Manager at Rawson
Properties and Project Manager Waterfall
Development. Since 2016, Cashel has been
managing the Academic Operations.