Zweli Mfundisi

Environment Lightning Grant Round Leader

Zweli will be Environment Lighting Grant Round Co-Leader at SV2 and has been a Partner since 2019. He serves in the Advisory Council of the Gallagher Foundation which provides educational opportunities for talented underprivileged university students in South Africa, Mexico and Turkey.

He is the CEO & Co-founder of Empowered Homes, a South Africa focused-start up which seeks to create a great consumer energy experience by offering a one-stop shop home energy solution scaled by data and tech. He has past experience in the Telecoms, and FMCG sectors and started his career at McKinsey & Company.

Zweli holds an MBA at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business and is also a graduate of the University of Cape Town. Zweli is passionate about how to bring consumer behavior as a catalyst for social change, including for environmental justice.