Based: Cape Town

Mapalo Makhu, is a passionate Mother, Wife, Daughter and Founder of the award-winning personal finance company, Woman&Finance, in South Africa.She holds a BCom Finance degree from the University of Johannesburg and a Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning

Ms. Makhu worked for various financial institutions before venturing out into this exciting field of personal money management. As a Personal Finance Coach and public speaker, she has shared stages and had audiences with some of the most respected public figures in South Africa. Ms. Makhu has appeared in broadcasts on eNCA, radio talk shows on Cliff Central, Classic FM, SAFM and has written for Destiny Magazine; the Mail & Guardian and others and is regarded as a Thought Leader in this area. She hosts a podcast and blogs regularly on personal finance and is passionate about financial education and financial intelligence for all. Ms. Makhu hosts talks and seminars in partnership with some of the most prestigious financial services companies in South Africa. She has also partnered with She Leads Africa to provide jargon free financial education to the public.