About

Tiisetso Maloma is an author, pattern researcher, entrepreneur and a major fan of comedy.

His books include The Anxious Entrepreneur, Forget the Business Plan Use this Short Model, Township Biz Fastrack, Township Biz Adjacent and Tales of an African Entrepreneur.

As a pattern researcher, he’s developed the EBC Business Model, and The Human Greed Pyramid (which is a consumer and innovation behavioural tool).

His current talks and writings explore ‘how innovation and biology interrelate,’ creativity, entrepreneurship, township economy, developmental economics and youth development.

Tiisetso Maloma is self-taught in various skills, entrepreneurial pursuits and industries. He’s been an accountant, designer, DJ, author of five books, speaker and even others he says is embarrassed to mention.

He’s worked with the likes of Standard Bank, The Innovation Hub, Sappi, ABSA, The Hope Factory, Transnet Matlafatso Centre and Ndalo Media.

In a career spanning over 10 years, Maloma has been one of the foremost creators of entrepreneurship content through in South Africa, mainly through his blog www.tiisetsomaloma.com.

The companies and initiatives Tiisetso has founded include Maloma Content (book publishers), Malombo VS Brandy, Bula Buka, Startup Picnic, gabble heights Clothing, Rural Joss Clothing, eKhaya Moji and PsychHero Consulting ™.

He has featured on CNBC, Power FM, Huffington Post, Biz Community, Under 30 CEO (USA), Destiny Man, How We Made It In Africa, Business Report, and many others

Tiisetso holds a National Diploma in Accounting, and a Post Graduate Diploma in Criminal Justice and Forensic Investigations, both from the University of Johannesburg.