About Us


Our Vision

To build a network of young African women under 35 who are leading change on the continent through their efforts in Governance, Economic Development and Community Empowerment.

Our Mission

We are committed to connecting African women with the skills, resources and opportunities they need to grow their impact- by tailoring experiences that inspire and equip them to take action.

Meet the Team

Our team is amazing and we love what we do. With experience across business, government and civil society we each bring a unique perspective and secret sauce to growing and building the MTWA network and partnerships.


Simphiwe Mntambo

Curator: Business & Entrepreneurship Programs


Bon Smith

CEO & Founder


Lalumbe Makuya

Curator: Community Empowerment Programs