Amanda van der Merwe, CEO

Amanda van der Merwe, CEO

Helping people has always been my passion. Through SDF Corp I can achieve my goals ensuring that companies fully benefit by doing business with us. My business model ensures maximum points and I believe that information and knowledge is free. It is what you do with it, that matters.

  • SDF Corp. has over 20 years’ of providing our clients with the best strategic business solutions to help them navigate complicated and often cumbersome legislation in order to get the most out of Skills Development.
  • We have over 70 years’ combined experience that we use to help South African SMMEs to grow and take their business to the next level of professionalism, compliance, and development.
  • As a sustainable Exempted Micro Black Beneficiary Enterprise, we understand the challenges of running a business in South African development legislation and we can provide strategic solutions that serves to the benefit of every client’s business.
  • Our vision is to create a business solution for Skills Development that provides service excellence in all client dealings, the highest customer satisfaction, and a 100% success rate on our clients’ outcomes.
  • We believe that providing Skills Development in the workplace will make our business and economic landscape soar and we want to see each of our clients and their people succeed and benefit from South African legislation.

Client Testimonials

Amanda van der Merwe

Chief Executive Officer

“Failure is the next step to success.”

Johan van der Merwe

Sales Department

“Learn to love the sound of your feet walking away from things not meant for you.”

Stephan Malan

Operations & Business Development

“Seize the day.”

Sharné van der Merwe

Office Manager

“And He is before all things and in Him all things hold together – Col 1:17”

Juanelle van der Merwe

Accounts Department

“Never focus on what can go wrong. Focus on what can go right.”

Carmen Herman

Achieve-it Training Centre Business Manager

“Don’t stop when you are tired, stop when you are done.”

Glenda Dampies

Accounting Clerk

“The potential within you is greater than the obstacles around you.”

Jenna-Leigh Hendricks

Skills Development Technician

” You don’t get what you wish for. You get what you work for.”

Wade Dampies

Skills Development Administrator

“If you want light to come into your life, you need to stand where it is shining.”

Each unit in the SDF Corp Group was created to complement all other aspects of our service delivery, making us an integrated and comprehensive solution for South African clients and multinationals trading in South Africa. Our units developed as a result from addressing specific problems that we could not otherwise solve, which means that synergy is at our core and smooth dealings come naturally.