Rapelang Rabana



Rapelang Rabana is an Internationally renowned technology entrepreneur, having amassed 15 years experience building innovative technologies. She is the Founder of learning-tech startup Rekindle Learning and a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum. She is also a Partner at private equity firm, Nisela Capital. Rapelang has a BBusSci (Hons Comp. Sci), and M.Sc from University of Cape Town.

Featured on the cover of ForbesAfrica magazine before the age of 30, selected as a FastCompany Maverick, named Entrepreneur for the World by the World Entrepreneurship Forum and selected as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum, Rapelang is an internationally lauded technology entrepreneur.

From her first startup, straight out of university, Yeigo, to Chief Digital Officer at South Africa’s largest IT company, Rapelang has amassed 15 years’ experience building tech. She is currently the Founder of Rekindle Learning, a learning tech startup combining proven learning principles and technology to improve learning outcomes.