First Year Protégé
Nompumelelo Mosaka is from Gauteng and has a degree in Viticulture and Oenology from Stellenbosch University. She is in her first year of the Protégé Programme and is being mentored by Carl Schultz at Hartenberg Wine Estate.
Nompumelelo has a strong passion for innovation and experimentation. Beyond personal fulfillment, she also aims to inspire others and has been involved with empowerment and mentorship programmes since her school years.
“In my ideal role, I would constantly be pushing the boundaries of creativity, exploring new methods to enhance the complexity and richness of the wines,” says Mosaka, adding that she also aims to dedicate herself to sustainability and inclusivity.