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About Us



Our purpose is to inspire creative minds to deliver bold solutions. 




Our core values serve as the governing foundation of our organisation. Our values are important philosophies we use to guide us in making informed decisions.



  • High degree of Professionalism

  • Intellectual Rigour

  • Learning and Development

  • Team Work

  • Commitment and Accountability

  • Client confidentiality

  • Exceptional customer service

  • Honesty

  • Mutually-Beneficial Relationships

  • Excellence


The Leader, owner and founder of the company Ms. Phumzile Lembede is a registered Environmental Assessment Practitioner (EAPASA) and Registered Professional Scientist (SACNASP). 

She holds a BSc Honours in Environmental Management, Btech Degree in Quality Management and  a National Diploma in Chemical Engineering. Other  additional certificates include :Water Quality Effluent Management from University of Pretoria and SAMTRAC certificate from NOSA College. Independent Assessment of EIAs from Ngodwana Solutions. She has attended International Association for Impact Assessment (IAIA18) Conference: Environmental Justice in Societies in Transition. 


She draws her potential and vast experience of about  16 years experience from the completed projects at Emvelo Consultant and  from working with various sectors which include Department of Water and Sanitation, Sasol Chemicals, Sappi Saiccor and Richards Bay Minerals.


She has  been involved in a number of environmental and quality projects around SA. Under her leadership Emvelo Consultant has successfully undertaken and completed a number of projects in Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA)s ,Water Use Licence Applications (WULA)s, Environmental Monitoring , Auditing, surface and underground water sampling, Social Facilitation and Quality Management Systems.


Her success in business lies between her relentless passion, determination and commitment to her work.


She is an achiever of the Finalist Environmental Entrepreneur of the year 2020 by Business Women's Association (BWA), Emerging Entrepreneur of the year 2016 Zululand Business Achievers Awards hosted by (BWA), Runner up Emerging Business of the year 2016 hosted by Zululand Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ZCCI), Runner up Emerging Business of the year 2017 hosted by Zululand Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ZCCI) and Best Black Umbrellas (BU) Ambassador 2018.


To be the preferred Consulting Company in the country, delivering tailor-made solutions to maximise our clients’ business potential. Henceforth, our mission is to guide businesses through the process of change.

We support strategic and tactical corporate responses to the challenges and opportunities posed by globalisation, technology and competition. Our role is to act as a trusted advisor, providing objective, and results-oriented analysis, solutions and implementation thereof.


  • To be a valued partner to our clients, and an asset to our communities

  • We will undertake and deliver any project, regardless of size, which we pursue

  • To provide a differentiated offering, resulting in value-for-value returns

  • We will have the financial strength required to support our business objectives