Dr. Khomotṧo Mashalane
Global Ambassador & Country Chair - South Africa
Dr. Khomotṧo Mashalane continues to have an exceptionally well-rounded career, it has ranged from
Teaching & Learnership to Human Resource management to Leadership programmes. In her varying
career paths, the aspect that has tethered her to this course is serving and uplifting the women
around her. Those in close proximity to Khomotṧo know the far-reaching effects of all her
life endeavours here are some of the highlighted moments that continues to shape her life and
After completing her high school studies Khomotṧo embarked on her tertiary education at University
of the North in Limpopo pursuing a BA in Education (honors in Education). Following that she
decided to tap into her intrinsically artistic side by studying a National diploma in Fashion
Technology at Wits. tech for 3 years. After completing her studies Khomotṧo decided it was time to
enter the work force by pursuing a career that aligned with her first degree, so for 10 years pursed
the job of teaching career guidance to high school students.
Khomotṧo then worked as a Human Resources Manager at various corporate companies. Within her
time in corporate Khomotso learnt about nature people/communities within the workplace, how to
take care of their professional needs, the importance of teamwork and within that environment,
identified inequality and societal issues which then lead her to what would now be her purpose in
women empowerment and humanitarian work. It was during this time Khomotṧo began to discover
and align her humanitarian passions and pursuits, powered by her corporate Human Resource
experiences, she would find herself part of communities, social and global legacies that would
render her a Global and Social Influencer in all things speaking to the creation of women in pursuit of
economic, political and social liberation, not only on an individual but a communal level.
Khomotṧo is a firm and true believer in business and socio-economic training, she believes that
training women in these subjects are the cornerstone in creating a culture of constant exchange of
information through learning and teaching to make effective change in small communities. She is a
leader in the science of society and its inner workings and has a powerful ability use this knowledge
to build global communities.
She has also served on various boards namely of the Central Gauteng Mental Health Society, United
Nations Sustainable Development, World women Organization(SA), in addition has been a speaker at
global conferences such as Lady Politico Leadership Conferences. Khomotṧo was also then given the
opportunity to become a Female Wave of Change ambassador, G100 Country Chair-South Africa-
WEF,ALLLadiesLeague. MissionMillion2022, Global Ambassador Hearts of Change (AFRICA).
She was also asked to speak and assist in organizing their Global conference where over 250 global
leaders and delegates were in attendance. She also serves as an Ambassador for multiple
The time spent meant specializing in Human Resources meant more opportunities for effective
change within a work environment. She also decided to further her studies by enrolling at Herriot
Watt University in Edinburgh to study a Master of Science in Human Resource Management,
sharpening her skills and knowledge around the art and methods of people in a professional
orientated setting. It is the extensive skills she accumulated in her varying pursuits that she is able
use those expertise to focus on what is needed to building people from the ground up by developing
structured programmers aimed at helping accelerate the growth.