Phumzile LANGENI

Special Investment Envoy, appointed by H.E.M Cyril RAMAPHOSA, President of the Republic of South Africa

BCom, BCom (Hons), MCom

I have over the past 24 years served in various professional and executive roles in local and international corporates. As a qualified and formerly practicing stockbroker, I have had the benefit of exposure to any array of industries and global economies. I am a co-founder and executive chairman of Afropulse Group (PTY) LTD, an unlisted investment and corporate advisory house. I am one of the President Ramaphosa’s Investment Envoys appointed in 2018 to raise USD100 Billion in investments for South Africa. I was in 2021 appointed Deputy Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Council on Investment (PACI), which is chaired by President Ramaphosa.
I have for the past seventeen years had the pleasure and privilege of serving on South African boards as an independent non executive director, lead independent director and Chairman of boards. I serve as non-executive Chairman of Imperial Logistics Limited and Delta Property Fund; the non-executive Chairman of the Mineworkers Investment Company (MIC), and Primedia Holdings. I am Deputy Chairman and Lead Independent non-executive director of Massmart Holdings Limited and the Lead Independent non executive director of Metrofile Limited.
I currently serve as the executive chairman of Afropulse Group and Interim CEO of Primedia Group.