Mhlanganisi Madlongolwana

2014 Dartmouth YALI Fellow
Founder of Speak Afrika Consulting (PTY) Ltd
South Africa

Mhlanganisi Madlongolwana has over six years of experience working in issues such as student activism, debate development in the SADC region, and youth development. He works with the Activate Change Drivers Network to help young social entrepreneurs build sustainable organizational models that have an impact throughout South Africa. Mhlanganisi is the founder of Speak Afrika Consulting (PTY) Ltd, a firm that concentrates on business development and innovation consulting for start-up entrepreneurs. He holds a certificate in Human Rights, Pluralism and Development from the University of Humanistic in the Netherlands. Upon completion of the Washington Fellowship, Mhlanganisi hopes to expand PTY to the rest of South Africa through local innovation and entrepreneurship hubs.

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