The Game Changers

Thulani Masebenza is an entrepreneur at AlphaCode Explore who is passionate about making a change to broader society. Before his entrepreneurial journey he was a management consultant at Ernst & Young. He studied a BA in International Relations & Politics at the University of Witwatersrand and a PDM at Wits Business School. His efforts in the entrepreneurship space led to him being selected as a participate in the Latam Impact Program in Medellin Colombia.

Co-founder & business dev.

Monewa Matlwa is an experienced Professional across senior operation roles with a key focus on business strategy, business growth through leading diverse teams, organizational development and stakeholder management.Operations leadership experience from revenue management, people growth, projects & operations optimisations across multiple sites and regions.  Personal and career journey shared through his Tedx talk.

Co-founder & ceo

Tebogo Kopane heads partnerships at Young Aspiring Thinkers. She is part of the inaugural McKinsey Forward Africa and a YouthxPolicyMakers ambassador. She qualified with a Masters in International Relations from the University of the Witwatersrand and continued to further her studies at the George Washington University. Tebogo is an experienced research analyst, consulting in various sectors including education, mining and information communication technology.


Percival Mabunda is our intern. He is a 2nd year Information Systems and Business student at Nelson Mandela University. He believes that the youth should be given opportunities to discover their talents.