The SA Chamber USA held a virtual meeting with the Consul General in Los Angeles, Ms Thandile Babalwa Sunduza in October. In this meeting they discussed how SA Chamber USA can co-operate with the Consul General. Especially in achieving our collective objective in promoting trade, investment and tourism between South Africa and the USA.
The Consul General included her consular staff. As well as a representative of the Department of Trade and Industry based in the Consulate in Los Angles. The members of SA Chamber USA was firstly impressed with the Consul General’s approach towards the South African community. And secondly, her position on working with South African Businesses to promote trade and commerce in the USA.
The Consul General reiterated her commitment to help the SAFFA community and all stake holders from the South African Diaspora. The Consul General clearly understand the Gravitas of her role. She also has a firm grasp of her mandate as the representative of the President of South Africa.
Ms Thandile Babalwa Sunduza shared her action plan with SA Chamber USA. Firstly, on how the South African Consulate in Los Angeles intend to achieve their objective to increase trade and investment. And secondly, on how to successfully execute the mandate from the President.
SA Chamber USA has full confidence in the Consul General Ms Thandile Babalwa Sunduza in Los Angeles. They also believe she is a great diplomat of South Africa in the USA. SA Chamber USA provided a Vote of Confidence in the Consul General Thandile Babalwa Sunduza. Members look forward to working with her in promoting trade and investment between South Africa and the USA.
Information on the SA Consulate in Los Angeles is available on www.dirco.gov.za/losangeles