About Us

THE COMPANY

Company History

Rihlazana Auctions Gauteng CC, Registration No: 2010/146495/23 is 100% black owned private company registered with the Companies and Intellectual Property Registration Office (CIPRO), a member of the Department of Trade and Industry (dti), as a Close Corporation in accordance with the Close Corporations Act 69 of 69 of 1984. Established in 2010, the company is registered with the South African Institute of Auctioneers (SAIA) and Estate Agency Affairs Board (EAAB).

It took its founder, a Black African female and technical adviser over four years to establish and position Rihlazana as an effective auctioneer, business partner and quality service provider. Its Managing Director  and management staffs boast extensive auctioneering and estate business experience acquired over many years of working in the estate and auctioneering industry, servicing various government departments across the three spheres of government, public entities and private sector. Since its establishment, Rihlazana has recruited management personnel with diverse skills and exposure in auctioneering, for both large and medium-size disposable of movable as well as immovable assets.

The core business of the company is the provision of accredited courses, social facilitation and auctioneering services.

MISSION STATEMENT 

To provide holistic services to our clients so that we become the preferred auctioneering service provider. Adding value to our clients to make a difference in service provision is our business.

OUR VALUES

Professionalism- we are committed to delivering professional services to our clients through our highly skilled team.

Quality Service Delivery- we are committed to providing quality services to the satisfaction of our clients.

BUSINESS GOALS AND OBJECTIVES

  •  To grow and become a partner of choice by providing cutting-edge services;
  • To create a solid financial base for the creation of training and job opportunities for young and unemployed people.
  • To become an active player in the economy and a contributor to developmental endeavors of the country.

PREVIOUS AND CURRENT CLIENTS

  • Ba- Phalaborwa Municipality
  • South African Police Service
  • Steve Tshwete Local Municipality
  • Eskom
  • Department of Agriculture (Limpopo)
  • Emalahleni Local Municipality
  • State Security Agency
  • Department of Public Works Roads and Transport (Mpumalanga)
  • City of Tshwane
  • South African Local Government Association (SALGA)
  • City of Johannesburg
  • Randfontein Local Municipality
  • Industrial Development Corporation
  •  SENTECH
  •  Denel Aviation

THE TEAM

Mrs Teleni Shabangu, Director and Project Manager

Mrs Shabangu cut her teeth in her auctioneering career with Tirhani Auctioneers in 2001 where she worked as an office and auction administrator for five years. in 2006, she assumed the Sales and Marketing responsibility and was eventually promoted to the position of Business Development Manager. Tasked with liaising with national, provincial and local governments and parastatals.

In 2009, Ms Shabangu joined Sizwe Auctions as a Business Development Manager and subsequently promoted to a position of Sales Director , leading an eight-member of professionals. In 2010, Mrs Shabangu established and become the Director of Rihlazana Auctions. Mrs Shabangu holds a Bachelor of Arts (BA) and HED, Computerized Business Management Diploma, Entrepreneurship Certificate, The Estate Agency Affairs Board Certificate, Agricultural Produce Agents Council Certificate and S.A College of Auctioneering Diploma.

Mr Johannes Petrus Snyman, Head Auctioneer

Mr Snyman joined Rihlazana auctions as a Head Auctioneer in 2010; he holds a certificate in Auctioneering and has over 20 years experience in the industry as an auctioneer working for Aucor Auctions and PWV Auctioneers.

Mr. Shayisandla Emmanuel Nxumalo

Mr Nxumalo joined Rihlazana Limpopo auctions CC as a Training Manager in 2015. He is an accredited Facilitator, Assessor & a Skills Development Facilitator with immense training experience that was obtained through the Department of Defence for over 10 Years.

He is currently in completion of his Diploma in Mechanical Engineering. He has a Higher certificate in Project Management from E-Careers (UK) and he is a registered constituent.

Ms Portia Mahlalele, Receptionist

Ms. Portia Mahlalele holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree ,She  joined Rihlazana in 2017. Her responsibilities are as follows; auction administration, Coordinating Switchboard, Updating Company website, Order stationery and other supplies as needed, Filing Company Documents and Do general admin duties.

Mrs Thandi Mokwana, Auction Administrative Support

Ms Mokwana holds a Diploma in Business Management. She joined Rihlazana in 2011 and is responsible for auction administration , client liaison, customer services, administration and management of buyers, invoicing and reporting.

Mr Sithembiso Gradual Shabangu, IT Support

Mr Shabangu joined Rihlazana in 2013 as a trainee (intern) and was eventually employed as IT support officer. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Information Technology. He has a certificate in CompTIA A+ & CompTIA Network.

Ms Pheladi Malongoane, Assistant Office Administrator

Ms Malongoane is maintaining a clean and enjoyable working environment. Handling external or internal communication or management systems. Managing clerical or other administrative staff, organizing, arranging and coordinating meetings. She holds a certificate in marketing.

Mr Vincent Baloyi, Operational Manager

He joined Rihlazana in 2017 as an operation manager, Vincent plays a pivotal role. Amongst others before an Auction he display Auction boards, preparation of the lots that includes cleaning and he is responsible for projects oversight and site inspection, organises the assets for lotting and labelling. He is involved in identifying of lots and spotter during Auction preceding, After Auction he is responsibility is to monitor the dispatch processes, cleaning of the site and removing the boards. In general, an operations manager plans, oversees and smooths communication

Mr Hlulani Maluleke, Intern Auctioneer 

Mr Hlulani joined Rihlazana Auctions in 2015, his role is to gather items for sale in one location and, if the auction involves small items, sorts items into similar lots to help to help facilitate their sale. He is also responsible for preparing a sale bill that that advertises the date and location of auction. He helps to post the information into the company website. If it is a large auction or an outdoor one, he may need to arrange for meals and portable restroom facilities.