About Us

Choco Nkosi-Mhlambi

Executive Leadership & Integral Coach

Offering one-on-one outcomes-based coaching, Choco also works with organisations and teams to improve performance, grow leadership competence, and emotional and somatic intelligence.  She initially coached under the Elysium Coaching brand and later through Mhlambi Management Solutions and founded Ndabaningi Holdings in 2015 as Leadership Coaching & Mentoring practice.


I am a certified Integral Coach having acquired the Associate and Professional Coach qualifications in 2007 at the Graduate School of Business – UCT and New Ventures West in San Fransisco USA.

Choco designs and facilitates workshops at team and organisational level based on strategic needs addressing concerns such as essential leadership conversations, effective communication (verbal and non-verbal), conflict, team dynamics and the Enneagram.

She has coached across a broad spectrum of organisations in the private and public sector and have completed coaching projects at the different sized organisations including Momentum, RBIDZ, HSRC, Transnet Rail Engineering, My Promised Land, and Ikamva Youth.

Certificate – Coaching to Excellence (CTE) through UCT’s GSB Centre for Coaching and New Ventures West (San Fransisco, USA)

Certificate – Associate Certified Coach (ACC) through UCT’s GSB Centre for Coaching and New Ventures West (San Fransisco, USA)

Certificate – Professional Certified Coach (PCC) through UCT’s GSB Centre for Coaching and New Ventures West (San Fransisco, USA)

Certified Integral Coach – New Ventures West (San Fransisco, USA) through the Centre for Coaching at the University of Cape Town.

IEQ9 Practitioner – through Integrative 9 Solutions (South Africa)


She is a business and corporate governance professional whose 20 year career has been in Managed Health Care and the Financial Services sectors at senior management level in Corporate Governance, Corporate Strategy, Strategy alignment and execution and Strategic Management of Operations in Africa.


Dream Team

Our Coaches

Executive Coach

Simphiwe Mbonambi

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Karen Grant

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Executive Leadership and Business coach| Neuro-agility Profile™ assessment| Team coach| DEI

Arthi Rabikrisson

Arthi believes that in this dynamic world, we can find balance through empathy, encouragement and boosting agility. T...
Executive and Leadership Coach | Facilitator | Team Effectiveness Specialist

Linda Aiyer

Linda believes that every one of us has inherent mastery, and her passion lies in creating the space and engaging her...
General Manager | Executive Leadership & Team Coach

Liza Stead

Liza is a seasoned Executive Leadership and Team Coach, Coach Supervisor, Coaching Circle Facilitator and Mindfulness...
Executive business and leadership Coach

Peter Moss

Peter has primarily worked with CEOs, Executives and Senior Managers who are often facing challenges with strategic, ...