Vusi Thembekwayo

  • Travels From: Dubai, UAE
  • Fees: $20,000 - $35,000

Tagline: Business Mogul

Talent Highlights

  • Vusi Thembekwayo: acclaimed business mogul and global speaker
  • Multifaceted persona: maverick, leadership genius, petrol head, family man, self-made millionaire, and metaphorical dragon
  • Rising from humble beginnings in Umlazi, South Africa
  • Founder and CEO of MyGrowthFund, empowering SMEs across Africa
  • Prestigious accolades: Top 12 Entrepreneurs To Watch in 2022 by Forbes Africa
  • Captivating keynote speaker, bestselling author, and thought leader
  • Unparalleled ability to engage and inspire audiences worldwide
  • Booking Vusi ensures a memorable and impactful event experience

Keynote Topics

The world is in a constant state of chaos. Panic induced by lockdowns, travel bans, stock market collapses, housing market bubbles & geo-political unrest have made chaos our new normal.


But there is a science to leading through this chaos. And Vusi has packaged it into a must-hear inspirational keynote

Boost your business growth. Motivate and inspire your teams. Book a keynote talk with the internationally awarded and renowned public speaker.

Thembekwayo is widely regarded as one of the most influential young Africans of contemporary times and is often called by global business leaders and media to comment on various issues including business development policy and macro-economic development frameworks, social cohesion and modern economic systems.

His public persona has drawn attention from clients from the USA to Asia, requesting his help in equipping their businesses with the tools they need to thrive through the current chaos and embrace the new normal.

Vusi’s research-backed process goes beyond simply motivation and theory – it empowers clients with tools to manage the moment, transform their business and develop agile leaders to be future-ready.

The key to surviving change is to understand why you probably won’t.

In an environment where knowledge is free, how do organisations maximise and coordinate people and capital resources for the ultimate goal in business: PROFIT.

Vusi Thembekwayo is far more than the sum of his accolades. While he undeniably holds the titles of business mogul and global speaker, these labels only scratch the surface of his multidimensional persona. Vusi embodies the essence of a maverick, a leadership luminary, a passionate petrol head, a devoted family man, a self-made millionaire, and […]

Vusi Thembekwayo is far more than the sum of his accolades. While he undeniably holds the titles of business mogul and global speaker, these labels only scratch the surface of his multidimensional persona. Vusi embodies the essence of a maverick, a leadership luminary, a passionate petrol head, a devoted family man, a self-made millionaire, and even a metaphorical dragon in the realm of business. Yet, above all, Vusi is simply extraordinary — a sentiment echoed by the legendary Sir Bob Geldof, who once declared him “f%$king AMAZING.”

Vusi Thembekwayo | Business Leadership

Background and Expertise:

With an illustrious career spanning over two decades, Vusi Thembekwayo has cemented his status as a leading authority in the realms of entrepreneurship, leadership, and business strategy. Rising from humble beginnings in the township of Umlazi, South Africa, Vusi defied the odds to become a beacon of success and inspiration for aspiring entrepreneurs worldwide.

Vusi’s expertise lies in his unique ability to navigate the complexities of the modern business landscape with unparalleled insight and innovation. As the founder and CEO of MyGrowthFund, he has spearheaded numerous ventures, empowering SMEs and fostering economic growth across Africa. His strategic acumen and visionary leadership have garnered widespread acclaim, earning him prestigious accolades such as the Top 12 Entrepreneurs To Watch in 2022 by Forbes Africa.

A sought-after keynote speaker, Vusi captivates audiences with his electrifying presence and profound wisdom. Drawing from his own journey of triumph and adversity, he delivers powerful narratives that resonate deeply with individuals from all walks of life. From the boardrooms of Fortune 500 companies to international conferences, Vusi’s insights into leadership, innovation, and resilience leave a lasting impression on his listeners.

As a bestselling author, Vusi has penned several acclaimed books, including “The Magna Carta of Exponentiality” and “Vusi: Business & Life Lessons from a Black Dragon.” Through his written works, he shares invaluable lessons gleaned from his experiences as a serial entrepreneur, offering practical guidance for navigating the complexities of the business world.

Why Event Planners Should Book This Speaker:

Event planners seeking to elevate their events to new heights need look no further than Vusi Thembekwayo. With his magnetic stage presence and unparalleled expertise, Vusi has the power to transform ordinary gatherings into unforgettable experiences. Whether delivering a keynote address, participating in panel discussions, or facilitating workshops, Vusi’s dynamic delivery and thought-provoking insights captivate audiences and ignite meaningful dialogue.

Booking Vusi for your next event not only guarantees a memorable experience for attendees but also reflects the commitment to excellence and innovation that defines your organization. His ability to tailor his presentations to suit the specific needs and objectives of each event ensures that every engagement is impactful and relevant. By inviting Vusi to share his wisdom and expertise, event planners demonstrate a dedication to providing unparalleled value to their audience.

Why Book Through WeSpeak Global:

When it comes to securing top-tier speakers for your events, partnering with WeSpeak Global ensures access to a roster of world-class talent, including luminaries like Vusi Thembekwayo. With our extensive network and industry expertise, we streamline the booking process, providing personalized recommendations tailored to your event’s unique requirements.

By booking Vusi through WeSpeak Global, event planners benefit from our comprehensive support services, from initial consultation to post-event follow-up. Our team handles all logistical arrangements, ensuring a seamless experience for both speakers and organizers. With our proven track record of delivering exceptional results, WeSpeak Global is the trusted choice for event planners seeking to elevate their events with distinguished speakers like Vusi Thembekwayo.


In conclusion, Vusi Thembekwayo is not just a business mogul and global speaker — he is a force of nature, a catalyst for change, and an inspiration to millions around the world. Through his unparalleled expertise, electrifying charisma, and unwavering commitment to excellence, Vusi continues to redefine the boundaries of success and empower others to realize their full potential. For event planners seeking to create truly transformative experiences, booking Vusi Thembekwayo is a decision that promises to resonate long after the applause fades.

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