Rise SA Business Solutions (Pty) Ltd was founded in 2014 as a subsidiary and an official South African partner of the
Russian company 1C. We operate from offices at the Black River Park in Observatory, Cape Town.
Our mission is to develop, distribute and support 1C licenced accounting and business management solutions in South Africa.
Being a seasoned entrepreneur, Ilia Shikhov - the CEO and the co-founder of the company - saw a need for 1C accounting and
business management solutions in South Africa. He decided to move to Cape Town with his wife and two sons.
Ilia has over 12 years of expertise in accounting & business management software development. On top of it, his 11 years of
project management and first-hand system architecting expertise make him one of the leading and sought-after experts in the industry.
3 key facts on 1C:
1C is a software vendor & publisher with a network of over 10 000 strategic partners all over the world.
1C Enterprise is a 1C proprietary platform with more than 15 000 on-premise, cloud-enabled and mobile apps. It’s owned by 1C and its partners.
1C Community is comprised of 5 million happy users of 1C Enterprise platform solutions worldwide, who speak 17 foreign languages.
Our unique value proposition is an innovative cloud-enabled accounting and business management solution powered by the proprietary 1C Enterprise platform that is customizable to your specific industry and type of business.