Thato Nicole Tau is a disruptive, Botswana-based social entrepreneur and a champion for the empowerment of women and youth on the African continent. She is a Tony Elumelu Foundation alumni, a mentor to pre-adolescents and teens girls in Botswana and the Secretary of the African Women Entrepreneurship Program in Botswana.
Having co-founded a successful startup before, she has first-hand experience on creating, scaling and managing a thriving business. She has a Msc in luxury brand management affording her expertise on creating and managing valuable brand identities and systems. She is a purpose driven entrepreneur who believes in the role of rural communities in growing African economies. She is a resilient young African woman who always learns from her mistakes. She is creative, quick thinking and a strategist in her own right. She has fallen and has learned that victory belongs to those who fall fast and get back up even faster.