VODACOM Great Things We Did in 2019

12 Vodacom Group Limited GREAT THINGS WE DID IN 2019 Our role in transforming the economy Investing in our economy In 2019, Vodacom Group CEO Mr. Shameel Joosub hosted Vodafone Group CEO, Mr. Nick Read. One of the key engagements was a session with the President, Mr. Cyril Ramaphosa. The objective of this meeting was to reaffirm Vodafone’s commitment to continue investing in the country’s economy and collaborate in the development of regulatory and economic policies aimed at accelerating economic growth. Vodacom participates in the second South African Investment Conference Vodacom was one of the key partners at the second South African Investment Conference in 2019 with Mr. Joakim Reiter as the Vodafone representative. Following the commitment made by Vodacom at the 2018 Investment Conference of investing R50 billion over five years in South Africa, Vodacom is well on track with its investments and reports to InvestSA on progress. To date, R28.4 billion (R9.9 billion in FY2020), has been spent since 2018, translating to 57% of the total pledged amount. Inclusion for All  continued