YemYem Holdings

Fueling economies, strengthening the continent and bringing our world-class expertise to every product and service bearing our name, Yem Yem is not simply a company – it’s a philosophy. Proudly South African, we bring energy and passion to all that we do.

About Us

Key Players

Becoming a world-class leader in energy solutions is not just our mission – it has become our working model. Whether we are sourcing superior quality petroleum products at globally competitive rates, or importing and wholesaling mining consignments or leaf/tobacco products, we add value and exceed expectations at every turn.

Why Choose Yem Yem?

With a thorough understanding of the South African fuel, oil and mining industries, as well as a sound grasp on the legislation that governs trade, we are able to reduce costs for our clients, ensure competitive prices, achieve market share targets and ensure a degree of profitability.

In addition to this, our main trade partner VITOL is a globally recognised company in the industry – synonymous with world-class products. Despite these products’ advanced features, they are competitively priced, thereby delivering more value to the supplier and to the price-sensitive end-user alike.

We also conform to the requirements as laid out in the Department of Mineral and Energy’s Charter on Petroleum.

Key Players

Mr Siphiwe Dhlomo: Chairman and Director

Siphiwe DhlomoThe founder of Yem Yem Petroleum, Siphiwe, is a consummate entrepreneur, who has honed his skills running his own businesses in the construction industry as well as having held a key position at Nedcor. Here, his financial acumen coupled with his background as a cost and management accountant, was put through its paces.

With his keen analytical and expert proficiency in client relationship management and new business development makes Siphiwe well known for the propensity to build tailored investment plans, in accordance with clients needs, short and long term goals and risk profiles. He applies consultative sales skills as part of wealth management planning process.

His expert knowledge of alternative investments, structured products and sophisticated trading strategies, enhances his ability to leverage entrepreneurial and executive advisory skills to facilitate investment decisions. Siphiwe has vast experience in both social and corporate leadership, Siphiwe has worked with clients such as Liberty Life, Impala Platinum as well as Investec.

Ramoatshe Pat Moleko: Chief Executive Officer:  YemYem Technologies

Siphiwe DhlomoRamoatshe Pat Moleko is a seasoned professional in business relationship management and strategy as well as entrepreneurship. Acquired experience in diversified sectors at senior management and executive level including SME finance and support, logistics, petroleum wholesale sector and lighting and LED technology and retrofits. implementation of turnaround strategies for SME's and entrepreneurs

In addition, I’ve had the privilege of working on an Electric Vehicle and charging stations project which is work in progress. Our aim is to develop a locally manufactured EV and roll out of charging stations with local technology but competing globally. I believe that EV’s are not an option but a necessity if we are to be serious about reducing carbon emissions and green economy

Ramoatshe Moleko holds a National Diploma in Commerce, majoring in Economics and Commercial Law from the Tshwane University of Technology.  He also holds the following qualifications:  Certificate in Business-To-Business Marketing from Unisa, Certificate in Micro-Enterprise Finance from University of Pretoria and Management Advancement Program (MAP) from Wits Business School

Prof. Mkhulu Mathe

Siphiwe DhlomoProgram Manager for the Living Energy Lab Platform. Leader of the Energy Materials Research Group that undertakes research in Electrochemical Energy and Clean Energy Technologies. Energy Champion and Strategy Leader for Research Strategy and Government Policy development for Departments of Science and Innovation (DSI), Trade, Industry and Competition (dtic), Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) in South Africa. Energy and Utilities experiences in research development and post-graduate student supervision includes Solar Research, Nanotechnology for Hydrogen Storage, Electrocatalysis in Fuel Cells and Li-ion Battery Storage technologies for Renewable Energy and Electric Vehicles. Author/ co-author of publications in International Journals and has successfully applied for research funding.

Goals: Collaborate with global leaders in Energy and Utilities to - Provide insights to develop strategies and policies for energy in South Africa. Develop and implement innovative energy technology solutions in the South African market place.

Specialties: Energy Specialist, Visionary Thought Leadership, Key Partnership Development, Strategy Development, Policy Development, Negotiations, Budget Planning, Media communications (Prolific Author, Speaker and Interviewer)

Kabelo Moiloa: Chief Strategy Officer: YemYem Holdings

Siphiwe DhlomoKabelo Moiloa is an avid entrepreneur and buinsss developerwith international experience in investment markets, telecoms and strategic consultancy and advisory.  He is also a partner at an award winning investment manageent firm

With over 10 years corporate advisory experience from organizations such as Origins Capital, Symphony Capital, Dimension Data, Internet Solutions, Assetec, American Consumables, Mindpulse and Wirels Connect

His key skills are derived from a decade of research acumen and start up venture capitalist in areas of financial analysis, commodities telco funding frameworks(MNO/VNO) financial modeling, Vas markets entry and revenue threshold planning (ARPU) studies.  Currently pursuing an MBA