Lerato Mbele

Lerato Mbele
  • Africa Business Correspondent, BBC World News, United Kingdom

MSc in Development Studies, SOAS, University of London. Chevening Scholar. Former: political analyst; main anchor, News@10, SA television channel SABC 3; senior business anchor for CNBC Africa. Currently, presenter and correspondent, BBC. Has spoken and moderated televised debates. Has campaigned against poverty as Ambassador for Change, Southern African Trust. Media leader, World Economic Forum. Co-Editor, Designing Democracy, published under the auspices of the Ford Foundation and SAIIA. New Generation African Leader (2012), African Leadership Network. One of the Top-100 South Africans (2006), Star newspaper, South Africa.