Thembi Malebye
Thembi Malebye
Business Development Specialist
Johannesburg, South Africa

Ms. Thembi Malebye is the Business Development and Trade Specialist for the Southern African region at U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA), based in Johannesburg, South Africa. In this role Ms. Malebye is responsible for the business development and implementation of USTDA’s program in Southern Africa.

Before joining USTDA Ms. Malebye worked for Enterprise Ireland, the Irish government agency responsible for supporting Irish businesses to enter and expand in strategic markets in sub-Saharan Africa. Her prior professional experience includes working as a banker at Investec Bank, looking after the banking interests of international clients worldwide.

Ms. Malebye graduated with a BPhil Honours in Marketing Management from the Institute of Marketing Management (IMM) Graduate School and a bachelor’s degree in Marketing Management from the University of the Witwatersrand.