Gift Lubele


Gift Lubele

, a former research engineer at one of the leading telecommunications companies in South Africa is co-founder and chief operating officer of the digital recycling platform Kudoti, which Fast Company named one of the 2020s most innovative companies in South Africa.

Gift has designed and facilitated international programs—including Leadership for Social Change in Mauritius, in association
with YUVA, which trained youth in Mauritius and was twice awarded by the country’s president. He has been named in the Top 20 under 30 Entrepreneurs by Fast Company and 100 most influential Young
South Africans, among other honours.

He studied in Mauritius at the African Leadership University for a year, completed a design thinking program from the University of Cape Town School of Business in South Africa, and is currently completing his Bachelor of Business Administration at Regenesys Business School in South Africa.

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