A grounded, proudly African woman, born and bred in Giyani, Limpopo. Ntsako Maswanganyi is an HR professional turned Entrepreneur. She is also a mother and wife- married to Desmond Maswanganyi who also happens to be her business partner. Together, they founded ALUTA Sunglasses in 2016 with the intention of reframing the African narrative by telling and showcasing stories of its authentic beauty, strength, innate creativity and spirit of excellence. Ntsako describes herself as a nurturer who loves connecting with people on an authentic level and helping others grow. She recently left her 9 to 5 after a successful 15-year long career on corporate, to her tap into her creative and entrepreneurial side. She is also the founder of an HR Consultancy aimed at helping small businesses manage the complexities of complying with employment legislation whilst also nurturing the heart of their businesses- the people.