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Thato Choma

Founding director, Above Beyond Centre

Coach | Humanitarian | Strategist

Thato is currently the director of Above Beyond Centre, and has been practising within the coaching industry since 2011, while her independent practise launched in 2015. She celebrates formal working experience since 2011. The experience in the years includes business ownership & management in the advertising & coaching industries.


Her highlights in the area of business is the leverage of international & local clients and graduation from the Branson School of Entrepreneurship, where she received training for her business.

Highlights in humanitarian work includes her work as a One Young World ambassador, running a leadership academy over 2 years, which resulted in 9 successful matriculants, with university entrance, those who are currently working, running their own businesses and/or community projects.

Highlights in the coaching industry is an experience of over 1700 hours of coaching since 2016, of which results and experiences are captured on the website testimonials.


Academics & Training

  • UNISA Alumni - (BCom Marketing)

  • American Board of Neurolinguistics Programming - Certified Coach & NLP Practitioner

  • Diploma in Modern Applied Psychology, Udemy - Expected Date of completion October 2020

  • Branson School of Entrepreneurship

  • Insight Training Centre - The Mile Graduate

  • Lucca Leadership - Certificate & Junior Youth Coach

A selection of current & previous Clients for Human Capital Development include

BTS Strategies, Vodacom, Sivuka Youth, Hollard, Group M, XP Squared Promotions, Adcock Ingram, Bidvest Bank, Woolworths, Busby Group, Microsoft Nokia, Learning Education (China, Shanghai)

Her outstanding contribution to in the workplace when it comes to

  • Her successful track record & demonstration of what it takes to lead as millennial in a multicultural & diverse workforce & country

  • Her ability to understand the decision making process of a millennial which assists team tp produce & deliver suitable leadership, products and services for stakeholders

  • Her client & corporate culture exposure track record in the coaching industry

  • The multi-dimensional exposure and experience with different companies and different strategies on stakeholder engagement

  • Her humanitarian contribution through people development and social project: Beautiful Citizen

Core Topics​ for speaking & panelist interviews 

  • Self-Esteem for children, Self-Awareness, Self-Love

  • Social Responsibility in the work place

Media Features

  • 3 Talk with Anele

  • Daily Sun

  • Mail & Guardian Thought Leader

  • Sowetan

  • UJFm

  • LeadSA

  • Drum Magazine

  • You Magazine

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