Lindy Barbour

Director at The Franchise Firm (Pty) Ltd

Lindy is and has been a Director of the Franchise Firm since 2012. She graduated from the University of Natal with a BCom in Management and Marketing. Since joining the franchise industry in 2001 as a franchise support consultant, she’s contributed to the development of a number of successful franchised brands. Lindy has served as a Council and Exco member of the Franchise Association of South Africa and chaired its membership committee for 2 years.


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    Key considerations for expansion into African countries

    Director at The Franchise Firm (Pty) Ltd


    Interviews we conducted with local franchises reflect an optimistic take on franchising in Africa that suggests that there is no shortage of entrepreneurial spirit in Africa. There is also an opportunity for new types of franchises to service the African market which makes investing in Africa an exciting and viable option.