Lesedi has a background in computer science and a history of collaborating and working with non-profit organizations. He is passionate about understanding and exploring the links between data, technology, and social change and is always curious about how these intersect across different sectors in civil society. Prior to joining the team, Lesedi co-founded Positive Innovations for the Next Generation, a non-profit that focused on youth, health, and technology in Botswana. He later founded Tau Technology which worked to create scalable and sustainable technology solutions in Africa.
Lesedi leads our engagement with partners based in Sub-Saharan Africa, which includes managing projects that have a strong focus in the region and conducting direct support partnerships with organisations interested in strengthening their tech and data processes.