The 1st Young Lioness Lean In event in Johannesburg

Lionesses of Africa is set to host the 1st Young Lioness Lean In event in Johannesburg in association with Standard Bank Incubator


Lionesses of Africa is pleased to announce the first Young Lioness Lean In event, aimed at inspiring a new generation of young women entrepreneurs of the future in Africa. This highly motivational event is being coordinated with the kind support of Standard Bank and will be hosted at the inspirational Standard Bank Incubator in Rosebank, Johannesburg in South Africa on Saturday 7th November 2015.

The event will play host to around 70 young women who will have the opportunity to hear from established women entrepreneurs (Lionesses of Africa), and also guest speakers from Standard Bank, including leading innovation specialist and inspirational head of the Standard Bank Incubator, Jayshree Naidoo. She will be sharing her insights on her work with innovative startups and showcasing the work of the Incubator to support a new generation of exciting entrepreneurs in South Africa.

Other contributors to the Young Lionesses Lean In event include Penny Mpanza, the CEO of LBOC (Let’s Build Our Country), the organisation supporting the young women attending the event on their higher educational journeys.

This event is fully subscribed and now closed for any further bookings.

For more information on forthcoming Lioness Lean In events, contact Melanie Hawken -