Thembisile Mashinini

Founder & Director

Introducing Ms Founder, Thembisile Alitta Mashinini, LiBembe, Ntozimandla, a descendent of the Mmako family, diTlou, ba Pedi, ba tswang Tubatsani le Tubatsana.

Thembisile Mashinini, the artist in a labcoat, is the Founder of Alta. She is a qualified Analytical Chemist and business executive with a business degree from GIBS, with under 20 years commercial and operational experience within the chemical distribution and manufacturing industry. Her experience, analytical, creative, and technical attributes have placed her as an accomplished commercial executive with proven success in international portfolios in Asia, LATAM, and the USA. 

Her journey within the technical and marketing fields fuelled her passion for impactful sustainability-aligned business models, that create socio-economic upliftment opportunities, through collaborative and planet-centric partnerships. This passion is expressed and infused in Alta’s Value Framework System that is aligned with Consciousness, Environment, Economy, and Nature, underpinned by Education.


Ms. Founder is a part of the Independent Beauty Association (IBA) as a volunteer, and serves as a member of the Supply Chain and Sustainability Resources Committee and the Education Sub-Committee respectfully; IBA is a non-profit trade association headquartered in the USA.

Thembisile Mashinini is the visionary leader with a profound commitment to science, sustainability, and business development, Thembisile has propelled Alta to the forefront of innovation and impact.


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Phone Number

+27 71 883 1843

Working Hours

Monday – Friday
8 AM – 5 PM

Ms Founder’s Office

CPT Address

50 Harrington Street,
The Harrington,