Mookho Mathaba

Mookho Mathaba

Account Manager, IDC
South Africa
Ms. Mathaba is a Deal Maker (Investment Officer) at the Industrial Development Corporation
(IDC). My role involves identifying and facilitating funding for businesses in various sectors. She
holds an MBA in Finance from Edinburgh Business School (United Kingdom), and a Master of
Science (M.Sc.) degree in Chemical Engineering from University of the Witwatersrand (South
Africa). She has worked for several funding institutions such as the Development Bank of
Southern Africa, Technology Innovation Agency, The Innovation Hub and Edge Growth venture
capital firm. She is a volunteer mentor in a number of programmes that assist aspiring
entrepreneurs and future leaders in the science and engineering fields to commercialise
innovative ideas, such as the Global Cleantech Innovation Programme (GCIP) initiated by
UNIDO, GEF and TIA (Technology Innovation Agency) to develop green energy solutions.