Orefile Malope
Coaching and upskilling young finance talent
South Africa
University of Manchester
2007-2008
Commerce
  • Orefile completed an MSc in Development Finance at the University of Manchester on a Canon Collins Nelson Mandela Scholarship.
  • She now works as a Finance Manager at Beauty for Unilever SA.
  • Passionate about South Africa, and the African Continent, Orefile is keen to play a part in the ‘African Renaissance’.
  • Orefile is dedicated to coaching and upskilling young finance talent - unlocking their potential and supporting them to reach the greatest heights.
  • She spends a lot of her time coaching members of her teams, and others, on finance fundamentals and on honing their commercial judgement skills.
  • Orefile’s professional goal is to encourage young colleagues in the financial sector to move beyond being “Bean counters” and to become real owners and custodians of ‘Business Results’.
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Greatest achievement: 

Being awarded the Nelson Mandela Scholarship and becoming a mother.

Professional interests: 

Coaching and upskilling young finance talent.

Current occupation: 
Finance Manager at Beauty for Unilever SA