MANAGING DIRECTOR AND SHAREHOLDER AT PROBETA TRAINING As an academic, entrepreneur and accounting practitioner, Badenhorst values skills development and training as essential to improve staff efficiency and organisational performance. The self-acclaimed workaholic established her own accounting practice after qualifying as a chartered accountant. She also established a Pastel training centre and served as a financial director of industrial supply company, Sibuyile Industrial Supplies.
In 2012, Badenhorst was appointed managing director of ProBeta Training. She develops course material for different training platforms. Under her leadership, the company earned international acclaim in research and training solutions for accounting professionals in Southern Africa. We had to change the methodology and stay up-to-date with developments. We developed products for all generations of employees – we do online training by means of webcasts and podcasts for the younger generation and face-to-face training for the older generation. When I was younger, I had to work and study part-time. I have studied for 11 years. It was a long road, which took a lot of dedication and time. Currently, staying up-to-date with changes in the accounting profession and then incorporating that in the training interventions is a big challenge. experience and studies, paved the way for tenure as managing director.