Communications Specialist, Award-winning Public Speaker and Social Entrepreneur
Founder & Managing Director
Kefilwe started her public speaking journey at the tender age of 12. She holds a Masters degree in Communication Management from the University of Pretoria. She is passionate about human development and strives to equip individuals with the knowledge and practical tools to be effective communicators.
Winner of the 2017 Social Entrepreneur Category of the Business Women's Association of South Africa Achiever Awards
One of the top 3 female entrepreneurs selected for the General Electric Londvolota Women's High Growth Program
MC of TEDxPretoria 2016
Founder of the Giving Wings Youth Development Programme in the township of Olievenhoutbosch (2013 till present)
"Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that most frightens us" - Marriane Williamson
Thato is passionate about people, process and technology. Having worked as a management consultant for close to 10 years Thato is constantly striving to help others reach their potential. Thato holds a Diploma in Information Technology and is currently pursuing her Degree in Psychology with the University of South Africa. She has worked in numerous sectors including retail, pharmaceutical and financial services institutions. Thato has a passion for youth development and Information Technology. As part of a Leadership Program for a multinational company she has travelled to Brazil, China and Ecuador. Thato is a Director in Giving Wings and her vision for this organisation is to see it soar and continue to challenge and impact the lives of the people globally.
Programme Partner for the Giving Wings Youth Development programme 2013 – 2017
Thoughtworks Leadership Programme for High Potential Leaders 2016
“Not everyone can be famous but everyone can be great, because greatness is determined by service” - Martin Luther King