Lesego
Serolong Holzapfel

Entrepreneur.
Speaker.
Mentor.
Giver

Bringing true transformation through great leadership

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About

About Lesego

Lesego Serolong Holzapfel is a 2019 Tutu Fellow. She was listed Mail & Guardian Top 200 Young South Africans, Standard Bank Top Woman of the Year & received the Trail Blazer Presidential Award. She is CEO and founder of Bokamoso Impact Investments.

Lesego completed a Master of Science (MSc) in Social Policy and Development at The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).

She also with Neil, her husband, founded Raise the Children International in 2008. Lesego, being a South African orphan herself, has always had a deep desire to give back to the community that raised her and to mentor and empower the many that share her story.

Lesego is passionate about Agriculture and African leadership as part of core entrepreneurial drivers that she speaks and teaches about...

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One million beehives initiative for global food security

Lesego is committed to addressing the collapse of the honey bee population in Africa through the implementation of on the ground solutions to restore and protect honey bee populations.

Our planet's food security is largely dependent on an abundance of natural pollinators; including honey bees, birds, and other insects, but Honey bee colonies worldwide have been declining at an alarming rate.

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Passion

My Passion

What I do

Leadership

Transformation

This platform provides expert insight and opinion on leadership across Africa and the globe.

Lesego is founder of Bokamoso Impact Lab, a social enterprise; connecting the invisible rural population of South Africa to opportunity via empowerment, using a diverse entrepreneurial platform.

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Entrepreneurship

Empowerment

Building a small to medium scale business anywhere in Africa? Lesego shares her journey with you through reports, delivered speeches, insightful articles and newsletters.
As a 2019 Tutu Fellow, Alumni of London School of Economics and Political Science, Lesego shares practical business lessons for your growth strategies

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Agriculture

Sustainability

Are you a farmer, business owner or are you interested in Agribusiness?

You can find practical tools and tips for running a successful farm on this platform.
These would include real life experiences with farmers across Africa who are making a difference.

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Media

In the media

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Leadership Quotes