Matlhogonolo & Masego Mphahlele

Twin X Innovation

What does your company do?

Twin X Innovation seeks to establish itself as one of the most renowned innovative companies in the world. We aim to develop, produce and distribute cutting edge innovative products purposed with assisting the entire population whilst socio-economic viable. We seek to place the Republic as one of the big players on the global stage of innovations Twin X Innovation aims to swiftly introduce innovations into the market and help provide smooth process for both internal and external innovators Constant research, thorough outreach and the elimination of redtape are one of the mechanisms which we believe will pave the way for the production of many quality innovations. The company Twin X Innovation was founded in 2023 with its first of many projects being Digital X-Ray Glasses developed by Masego & Matlhogonolo Mphahlele which will take the world by storm and guarantee South Africa a seat in the elite table of countries known for groundbreaking innovation.

What is your biggest success?

Our biggest success was winning the Redbull Basement 2022 competition in South Africa with our ground breaking innovation which is Digital x-ray glasses against 143 applicants and going to Turkey Istanbul to represent South Africa and coming out in the top 3. Also winning the Women in Tech Africa Award and Global 2023 in Dubai. We also won the Mail and guardian 200 young South Africans. And we were onboarded by Brand SA as Play Your Part Ambassadors.

What has been your biggest hurdle?

Our biggest hurdle was lack of resources, particularly acquiring the funds to purchase the materials that we need to work on the final product.