Nene Molefi

Nene Molefi

Managing Director

Company: Mandate Molefi HR Consultants
Role: GIF Session Co-Host  /  Session Presenter Session: Global Panel to Expand Boundaries and Power Our Future Together (S2-F)

Nene Molefi was born in Soweto, Johannesburg, South Africa. She is the owner and managing director of Mandate Molefi HR Consultants. Over the past 18 years, Nene has gained a reputation, both locally and internationally, as a thought leader in diversity and inclusion and whole-system culture change. She has presented at conferences around the world, including Malaysia, Bangladesh, Boston, Miami, Zimbabwe, Namibia, and Zambia.

Nene has written articles on D&I and is an expert panelist for the Global Diversity and Inclusion Benchmark Tool. She is also an invited member of the Diversity Collegium, which is a think tank of globally recognized diversity experts. She is a guest lecturer for South Africa’s leading business schools (GIBS, Stellenbosch and Thabo Mbeki African Leadership Institute).

As an experienced consultant and facilitator, Nene has led dialogue sessions with executive teams of South Africa’s largest companies and with the judges in the S.A. high courts and Constitutional Court. She has led large-scale mindset and systemic change projects with multinationals in a wide range of sectors. She has customized her organization’s 10-step process for sustainable transformation with many of her clients. Nene is also a trained coach with the Coaches Training Institute.