Lesedi appoints new nonexecutive director

Engineering procurement and construction company Lesedi has appointed Makole Mupita as a new nonexecutive director to its board.

Mupita is a chartered accountant with more than 20 years of professional experience within the financial services sector.

She is the co-founder and director of investment holding company Mahlako a Phahla Group, which is focused on investments, asset management and advisory services within the financial services, energy, infrastructure, social infrastructure and telecommunications sectors.


Sponsoring Top Women Awards

Mahlako A Phahla is pleased to be one of the headline sponsors of the Standard Bank Top Woman Awards Ceremony, sponsoring the category of “Top Gender Empowered Infrastructure Development Award”.

Meta named #WomanOfFortitude

Meta Mhlarhi Maponya was on Thursday 22 November 2018 awarded with a certificate as one of 100 women named the 2018 Women of Fortitude to continue the legacy of Mama Albertina Sisulu in striving to bring a positive change for a better South Africa.

The Women of Fortitude platform creates the opportunity for women to come together and emulate the values and principles of MaSisulu. Like MaSisulu, the 100 women who received this prestigious award wholeheartedly and steadfastly committed to positive change for a better South Africa for all who live in it.

Humanity is a
business imperative

Recently crowned African Women Chartered Accountants entrepreneur of the year, Meta Mhlarhi has lived a life littered with entrepreneurial lessons and she has not let any of them go to waste.

City Press met up with the trailblazing extrovert businesswoman at her offices in Bryanston, north of Johannesburg, for an interview and walked out not surprised at her recent accolade by Awca.

The Tzaneen-born Mahlako a Phahla Investments executive director and co-founder has earned a unique reputation for being a street-smart corporate matriarch.

About Mahlako

We are a South African advisory & investment company established by dynamic African women who are also chartered accountants.

We Are On A Mission

To impact the development and growth of South Africa

R5 Billion
Invested in projects since our inception

What We Do

We provide impartial and reliable investment partnerships and consulting.

Focus Areas

  • Energy
  • Infrastructure
  • Telecommunications
  • Advisory
  • Financial
Growing anything requires balance. We cannot develop the world without investing in it, We cannot invest in it without managing it, We cannot manage it without inclusivity, And it will be short-lived if we don’t sustain it. 
For one thing to grow all things must grow. This is our contribution…Balancing Growth.
– Mahlako