Nozipho Mbanjwa

Nozipho is the CEO of The Talent Firm – a specialised talent management firm advising on millennial talent in
South Africa.
She is also an internationally acclaimed conference moderator, in demand for her unique and insightful ability to
facilitate intelligent conversations with depth and breadth. She has moderated conversations at the World
Economic Forum, United Nations agencies including UN Women, the World Bank, and the International
Monetary Fund amongst other global bodies.
Nozipho’s unique talent to moderate dialogue with depth, insight, and with targeted outcomes has seen her
rendering services for a number of multinational organizations and blue chip companies operating across Africa.
She extends her prowess in dialogue to CNBC Africa where as an award-winning journalist, she broadcasts
financial markets shows into to 48 African countries and reaching millions of Africans daily. Her broadcast niche
lies in the political economy, development finance, gender mainstreaming, and youth development and has
hosted a number of shows in these areas.
Nozipho is a faculty member for Duke CE in Africa and brings her world class facilitation and orchestration skills
to a competitive executive education offering.
She has worked in The Presidency in South Africa, the Mayor’s Office in Washington DC, Umlambo Foundation,
as well as Tata Africa in Johannesburg.
She is an alumni of the University of London (Masters in International Studies), Stellenbosch Business School
(|Masters in Development Finance – cum laude), University of Pretoria (Hons: International Relations), and has
completed shorter courses at the Gordon Institute of Business Science (Leadership) and the University of the
Witwatersrand (Marketing).
Consistent with her commitment to using her talents to effect meaningful change, Nozipho launched The
WoCode Dialogue, a platform for young professional women to engage on issues emanating from the workplace,
in 2016.