Head Office: Sandton, South AfricaEmail: moc.liamg%40tfigelebul

Head Office: Sandton, South AfricaEmail: moc.liamg%40tfigelebul

Hello, I’m Gift Lubele.

Entrepreneur, Speaker, consultant & Website designer

About me

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Award-winning Entrepreneur  

In 2019 I left my job as a research engineer at Dimension Data to go full-time in entrepreneurship. I am the co-founder of Kudoti which was named one of the 2020 most innovative companies in SA by fast Company .

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International Speaker

Some of my previous speaking events include the UN Asia Model(Thailand), The National Mauritian Entrepreneurial forum (Mauritius), African Investment MasterClass(Kenya, Nairobi), GCIP Global Competition (Netherlands, Amsterdam) and many more .

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Youtuber 

My YouTube channel will be based on climate change, travel and entrepreneurship. Growing up in a small village in the Limpopo, South Africa, I have come to realize that a lot of people do not see climate change as a serious threat, hence I will be engaging with my subscribers on climate change entrepreneurs can be supported. 

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Recycling & Circular Economy Consultant 

Circular Economy aims to keep products and materials in the value chain as long as possible. Gift Lubele has been in the recycling industry for more than 6 years. 

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Website Designer

According to Forbes, a business’s online presence, regardless of industry, can have a massive impact on its success. This is the same with our own personal brands. With social media as part of our lives, we all have stories to tell .

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A Few Words About Me

African Climate Entrepreneur —

I am an African entrepreneur that has devoted his life to fighting climate change through the entrepreneurship

    I'm good at:
    Speaking
    Design thinking 
    Research
    Recycling Insights
    Marketing 
    Writing

I am a former research engineer, an international speaker, and an award-winning entrepreneur with more than 7 years of starting and growing green startups. I am also a certified design thinker created by the Hasso Plattner School of Design Thinking at the University of Cape Town (d-school).

Awards 

Honorary and business awards 

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2021 Sunday World Unsang Hero 

Gift Lubele, 24, is a bold thinker who’s always seeking solutions to some of life’s pressing problems...

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2020 BRICS 1st Prize Young Innovator competition Winner

The winner was announced during the fifth Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) Young Scientist Forum, which took place...

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SA waste tech Kudoti recognised at Nestlé global awards

The startup – founded in 2019 by Gift Lubele and Matthieu de Gaudemar – received a $40 000 cash prize...

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 And The Winner For Firstwatch Entrepreneurs Challenge Is… 

The Firstwatch Entrepreneurs Challenge final round took place this weekend at Disoufeng Pub in Soweto...

Media Coverage 

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