Lerato Thekiso

Founding Director, Thekvest Legal Advisory Services

South Africa

Lerato is a season admitted attorney in the high court of South Africa and a leader whose core focus is driven by making an impact. She has founded Thekvest Legal Advisory Services, a legal advisory firm focused on proactively helping high growth/family owned businesses in building sustainably. She serves on several boards as a non-executive director in different sectors and is the chairperson of a social and ethics committee. Lerato is passionate about inculcating a culture of responsible business practice within corporations. She also thrives on mentoring young people to enable them to unleash their full potential. She founded an organization known as Unleashed Leadership Development Foundation in 2011 and is excelling and growing as a thought leader and business woman.


Mentor: Jami Wintz McKeon, Chair, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius