Previous degree(s): Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting, Rhodes University, South Africa; graduated in 2013
Pre-MBA industry: Finance
Pre-MBA role: Investment Associate, Kazi Capital
Clubs: Finance Club (Executive Committee), Black in Business Club (Executive Committee), Private Equity and Venture Capital Club, Running Club
Three topics I can be approached about: Private equity; Africa; Black in Business.
About me: Naledi is a Gary Lubner and Black in Business Scholar. She is a qualified Chartered Accountant with a postgraduate degree from Rhodes University. She began her career at Deloitte where she worked in the audit and financial advisory divisions. She then joined a women-owned and managed permanent capital investment firm as an associate.
Looking ahead, Naledi plans to leverage her MBA to deepen her experience in investment roles focused on emerging markets, believing in their untapped potential. In the long term, she aspires to play a pivotal role in attracting private capital into South Africa. She firmly believes that private capital has the potential to play a greater role in boosting economic growth than it is currently.
Outside of work, Naledi is an avid outdoor enthusiast who enjoys running, hiking and travelling.