A born entrepreneur, Nonhlanhla Mjoli-Mncube runs her own companies Mjoli Development Company (Pty) Ltd, Eziko Investments and The Alpha Network for Women. She is an SABC Lebone Business Woman of the Year with wide experience in property development and in the housing field. She served on the Boards of the National Housing Finance Corporation Ltd, Capitec Bank, WBHO Construction, Tongaat Hulett Sugar, Emira Property Fund, NURCHA, Rural Housing Loan Fund and the Construction Industry Development Board. Nonhlanhla has served as an executive at Murray and Roberts subsidiary, BDA. She holds a Masters degree in City and Regional Planning from the University of Cape Town and concluded a Fellowship in Urban Studies at the Massachusetts Institute for Technology (MIT).