Lele holds a BSc Honours from Medunsa and a Masters in Business Leadership from UNISA. She started work in the South African Police Services, in a division then known as the Institute of Behavioural Science. Since then she has held various middle and senior level HR and HRD positions in Finance and Retail sectors, the last being as Head of HR at Allan Gray. Lele founded mPower People Solutions, a strategic human resources and organisational development company. She is also a Director at Accelerate Cape Town, “a business think tank advancing sustainable and inclusive economic growth in the Cape Town City region”. She has sat in various other Boards and Board Subcommittees. Lele is passionate about the development of people in organisations, especially women and young professionals transitioning through various periods in their careers, as well as individuals who want to come out of their shell and achieve great things. She is South Africa’s first and currently only Certified Daring Way™ Facilitator (Candidate) available to host The Daring Way™ events and workshops. The Daring Way™ is a highly experiential methodology based on the research of Dr. Brené Brown. Lele is a Consultant, Facilitator, Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Organisational Improvement/Change/ Transformation/Culture interventionist. Her topics of interest as a speaker and facilitator are those which relate to Women in Leadership, Personal Mastery, Strategy, Diversity, Transformation, The Daring Way™ (Show Up. Be Seen. Live Brave.™) and a variety of HR and Organisational Development topics. Lele is also a Contributor of the book titled “The role of the Chief Human Resources Officer: Perspectives, Challenges, Realities and Experiences”.