Category: Investing in Young Women
Mamokete has a Masters in Leading Innovation and Change (York St John University, UK); Masters in Development Finance (University of Stellenbosch Business School); BCom Hons Finance (UNISA); Post Graduate Cert in Economics (Wits); BCom in Accounting and Finance (Wits).
She successfully completed the ABSIP Women in Leadership Programme facilitated by Tsheto Leadership and Coaching Academy.
Mamokete’s professional experience spans across Corporate Finance, BEE/Private Equity Finance, Mezzanine Finance and Infrastructure Project Finance. In her capacity as a transactor in investment banking her focus was deal sourcing, analysis of investment proposals, recommendations of risk mitigations, deal structuring, and negotiations of financing agreements to facilitate deal closure and post investment management of deal portfolio. Mamokete has developed good stakeholder relationship management skills and, ability to negotiate and strategize to ensure proper risk management mechanisms are applied in structuring transactions. As a lead transactor in project and corporate finance transactions she has facilitated deals with a total combined value of more than R30bn. Winner of the ABSIP Project Financier of the Year (Individual Category) Award for 2014.
Her career journey includes working for Cazenove South Africa Corporate Finance division, National Empowerment Fund, Vantage Risk Capital and the Development Bank of Southern Africa. Mamokete is currently an Executive Head within the Strategy and M&A division at Vodacom Group. She is self-driven, ambitious and passionate about matters of personal development and empowerment of others.