Dimakatso Mbatha

DL Consulting

What does your company do?

DL Consulting specialises in waste management and recycling and is a registered supplier to one of the largest paper mills in the country. A remarkable achievement for a small business.

What is your biggest success?

The business is expanding despite facing a few challenges. It recently expanded to a new site, taking over operations from a previous owner including its employees and it continues to grow from strength to strength. We are motivated by the change that we want to be and the change that we see in society. Every life that we are able to positively impact and touch makes the hard work worthwhile.

What has been your biggest hurdle?

Navigating day-to-day business challenges such as market prices and transport costs for the business to remain viable. Price volatility of material has an impact on cash flow and the business continues to anticipate and plan around this. Our resilience keeps is going