After obtaining her BCom Accounting and CTA degrees at the University of Pretoria, Nkateko completed her articles at KPMG Pretoria. She is currently working on obtaining her Master’s in Accounting and hopes to obtain her PhD. After lecturing at Varsity College, she went full time into business. Nkateko is a graduate advisor to the University of Pretoria’s Golden Key International Honour Society Chapter and also serves on the International Leadership Committee of Golden Key. She is a Thuthuka Bursary Fund beneficiary and an Allan Gray Fellow.

She is currently managing a portfolio of companies including Kaytee Professional Services (compliance for SMEs and personal development workshops in the workplace), Kaytee Automotive Components (supplying parts for trucks and buses for small and medium fleet owners), Potters Clay Civil and Construction Projects (working in building refurbishments and renovations), Lintle Community Awakening (NPO) (community upliftment through enterprise development training and governance training for local NPOs), a medical supply company (supplying basic medical consumables for campus health care facilities) and Master Spelling Bee (a national spelling bee competition for Grade 4−12 learners).

She is excited to see Master Spelling Bee grow to compete on an international stage and with the CSI, build and maintain libraries in underprivileged schools. She is passionate about people, loves Jesus and hopes to go into full-time ministry one day.