Simiso Velempini
Simiso Velempini
Founder and Managing Director
Vele Africa Advisory

Simiso Velempini is an internationally recognised, well-respected African investment advisor. She has spent over 15 years advising clients on political developments, high-level stakeholder engagement, integrity risks as well as crisis and reputation management strategies. She is is the Founder and Managing Director of Vele Africa Advisory, a London-based, Africa-focused strategic advisory firm that provides exclusive support throughout the investment lifecycle to corporates, development finance institutions, family offices and high net worth individuals. Vele Africa’s clients operate across a range of sectors including extractives, financial services, energy, telecoms, infrastructure, healthcare and FMCG