4 Businesses Owned By Vusi Thembekwayo. Vusi Thembekwayo is a South African business mogul, global business speaker, author, and CEO of My Growth Fund Venture Capital. He is considered one of the richest young people in Africa. Thembekwayo is amongst the most accomplished authors having sold over 50,000 copies of his various books. His debut book, The Magna Carta of Exponentiality sold 6,000 copies in a single day on debut in Barcelona, Spain, and is counted as amongst the rare literary collectibles by an African author. Below are 4 businesses owned by Vusi Thembekwayo.
My Growth Fund
My Growth Fund is a venture capitalist, supplier development and enterprise development firm that is built by entrepreneurs for the entrepreneur. Vusi founded this venture capital firm in May 2016. He is the only director of the company in which he grew rapidly by himself. My Growth Fund Venture Partners announced a strategic partnership with Dubai’s Creative Zone. The collaboration originated from the mutual realisation that the post-COVID entrepreneur & start-up founders will be a global nomad that can access a global customer base.
Vusi Thembekwayo is the Dual-Chairman of MOTIV8 Advisory & MOTIV8 Capital which has key competencies in people management & business strategy. MOTIV8 Advisory is a leading Human resources management & development consultancy that specialises in capacitating managers and leaders to deliver business results through their people. MOTIV8 is a corporate finance & investment boutique which is focused on valuations, advisory (mergers and acquisitions), capital raising and business restructure.
Watermark Capital Partners
This private equity business focuses on mature, high-growth, medium sizes businesses looking for new opportunities across South, East and West African markets. With offices in all three regions of the continent, it is completely, and proudly, self-funded, and is run and managed by entrepreneurs who have a 50-year track record of successful exits.
Global Speaking Business
Vusi Thembekwayo is the one of the youngest but certainly one of the most impressive public speakers in the international speaking circuit today. His public speaking started in high school where he would compete with the best young public speakers from all over the world. Thembekwayo was awarded “The Audience Favourite Speaker” prize by the world –renowned English Speaking Union. By age 17, Thembekwayo was already ranked 1st in Africa for public speaking and he went on to receive a 3rd in the world – at the English Speaking Union International Competition – a record he still holds today.