Our Executive Team

Michael Hazan

CEO


Michael completed a Marketing Diploma through the Institute of Marketing Management (IMM). He has also completed his graduate studies by achieving an MBA from Thames Valley University (London). Michael commenced his career in marketing and sales and has garnered extensive experience in this field:


Financial consultant at the inception of Investec Bank for three years.
Marketing Manager/Divisional Head at Sasfin Bank for nine years.
Country Manager for Compaq/HP Financial Services for three years.
Business owner of two Spar Franchises for nine years where he gained extensive experience in the area of franchise and business development.
If people like you, they'll listen to you, but if they trust you, they'll do business with you

Tania Strydom

Admin & Advertising Manager


After being educated at Primrose High School in 2007. Tania moved to Cape where she joined a Advertising company doing creative designs for various South African Franchises. Tania later joined a National Branding company in Johannesburg and assisted in the Digital Marketing Division supplying Customer Branding in various formats. In 2016 Tania joined Global Business Brokers SA and is currently in charge of both Administrative functions and internal sales.
At first they will ask you why you are doing it, later they will ask you how you did it.

Raphael Hazan

Business Broker


Raphael joined Global Business Brokers after accumulating extensive experience in the corporate world. Raphael's previous experience included being part on an International Group as a relocation specialist. Services were conducted throughout North America. Responsibilities included cultivating and securing client bookings whilst obtaining electronic payments in advance. Quoting and negotiating on all terms and conditions with potential clients were part of a daily routine. Working international time zones Raphael achieved notable achievement and on a recurring basis was noted for the highest levels of excellence for customer both service and retention. Previously Raphael gained extensive Retail experience whilst running a well known local Supermarket chain store. Responsibilities included managing all aspects of the business and staff by aligning the Group's operating structures. Raphael achieved "Winner of the Ladder of Success" 3 years successively.
The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential... these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.