Thulani Masebenza is a 24 year old entrepreneur at AlphaCode Explore who is passionate about making a change to broader society. Before his entrepreneurial journey he was a management consultant at Ernst & Young. He studied a BA in International Relations & Politics at the University of Witwatersrand and a PDM at Wits Business School. His efforts in the entrepreneurship space led to him being selected as a participate in the Latam Impact Program in Medellin Colombia
Monewa Matlwa is a 24 year old brewer and one of the youngest Area Manager Specialist at Anheuser-Busch inBev (ABinBev). He is a qualified scientist with a degree in Microbiology from the University of Pretoria and received his diploma from the UK based Institute of Brewing & Distilling. He is currently doing his PDBA at Wits Business School. Monewa is passionate about working with high potential youth and helping them to develop plans and structure their life goals.
Tebogo Kopane is the founder of Rein Global - an advisory consulting firm with focus on Regulatory risk consulting, Research and Economic risk advisory. She holds a B.A Masters in International Relations from the University of the Witwatersrand. She proceeded to participate in a graduate program as a scholar under the David H. Miller Award,at the Elliot School of International Affairs at George Washington University in the United States. Tebogo has engaged in youth related projects in various sectors, serving as a project manager.
Jodi Joseph is a brand enthusiast and analyst. Her BBA in Brand Building and Marketing from Vega School of Brand Leadership, and PDM from Wits Business School allows for her developing insight and skill of analyzing, building and managing brands and businesses - Influenced by her multidisciplinary background that includes strategic, financial and creative thinking. Jodi is also the Founder and Managing Director of a haircare NPO that educates adoptive parents about their child’s natural black hair.
Peter Makgamatha is an aspiring Medical Sales Representative who is currently doing a learnership with an international pharmaceuticals company. He holds a Bsc in Biochemistry from the University of Pretoria, and has shown great interest in youth development and education. While serving as an assistant lecturer and senior tutor at the University of Pretoria, he was exposed to the great potential this country has, and has vowed to do whatever he can to make sure the potential is fulfilled.
Silindile Mthembu is a goal-driven individual who holds two degrees in BA - political science and International relations (IR) - and a BA with joint-honours in politics and IR. While studying at the University of the Witwatersrand she has upheld her responsibility as a Student tutor for first year Politics students and is currently teaching second year politics students. Silindile strives to become a Political Scientist and is ambitiously working hard in her Masters by Research in Politics degree to reach her career goal.