Founder Suza Adam has more than 20 years of professional public relations, investor relations, media liaison and event management experience. Her frame of reference includes IPO support, public relations and investor relations programme development, corporate repositioning, strategic message development, investment marketing, and an in-depth knowledge of the financial community and qualities the marketplace is seeking. She has consulted on investor relations to the boards of more than 50 JSE listed companies, across South Africa. Suza's expertise lies in developing tailored public relations and investor relations strategies and implementing action plants that achieve demonstrable results and an enhanced return on investment. She has directed numerous investor relations programs that have resulted in millions of Rand of share value enhancement for both vendors and shareholders. These activities include developing strategic investor relations programmes in positioning companies or portfolios for prospective investment, preparing exchange announcements, developing content for presentation at investment seminars and Investment Analyst Society presentations, facilitating investor presentations during capital raising road shows to local life insurance and asset management companies, private equity firms, stockbrokers, venture capital firms and or independent financial advisors. She have worked with companies active in a wide spectrum of industries, including the mining, financial, IT (hardware & software), telecoms, defence eletronics, retail, food and life sciences, pharma and healthcare sectors. The Spindle team offers over 30 years of experience and expertise gained through advising some of the continent's leading small to mid cap companies, business development organisations, and government departments, including GEDA and the Department of Science & Technology. With regards to Green PR, Spindle has experience in almost every segment of the low carbon economy and cleantech markets, including alternative energy, green building & construction, ecology, green IT, green chemistry and recycling, sustainable mining, communities, transportation and waste management. Suza works best in a challenging, entrepreneurial and goal-driven environment. In 2010, she launched the first cleantech investment summit for Africa, called Viridis Africa.