Thandi Orleyn is a lawyer by profession and is one of the founders of Peotona Group Holdings. She has held the office of the national director of both the Independent Mediation Service of SA and the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration. She was also a senior partner and director at the commercial law firm Routledge Modise now known as Hogan Lovell. Thandi is involved in various community initiatives, directorships on boards and was a non-executive director of the South African Reserve Bank amongst others. While practicing as an attorney at the LRC in the 1980/90’s she focused on litigation against the apartheid state. Thandi is the Chairperson of the LRT.