The company is headed by 2 Wits University graduates – Mr. Tshepiso Malele and  Ms. Sandra Peterson.

Tshepiso Malele: Managing Member & Marketing Specialist

The founder, Tshepiso Malele graduated from the University of the Witwatersrand with a BCom (Marketing & HR Management) degree in 2002. He has held Channel Marketing and Brand Management positions at corporates including National Brands Limited (a division of AVI) and Kellogg’s South Africa.

Tshepiso has worked with brands such as Five Roses, Freshpak, Trinco, Ellis Brown Creamer, FG, Trekker, and Kellogg’s Corn Flakes.

Sandra Peterson: Research & Training Specialist

Sandra Peterson obtained her Master of Arts degree (MA) in General Sociology from the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg in (2002). Her passion is Human Resource Management with a particular focus on workplace Education, Training and Development. During her time at Wits, she won several academic awards, including:

  • Programme for International Education (PIE) Award for one-year study abroad at Bard College, New York, United States of America. 
  • International Human Rights Exchange Internship (IHRE) at the University of Cape Town. 
  • Sociology of Work Unit (SWOP) internship as a research intern.
  • University of the Witwatersrand Merit Scholarship. 

Sandra has experience working in the SETA environment (SASSETA) as a research analyst, and has also worked as a quality assurance manager for a training company in Cape Town (Africa Competency Development).