Board of Directors

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Debswana is owned in equal proportions​ by the Government of the Republic of Botswana and Delibes Holdings Limited and each Shareholder appoints six nominees to the Board, whose membership also includes the Managing Director. Debswana’s twelve-member Board is assisted by four (4) committees, namely; the Audit Committee, Remuneration and Nominations​ Committee (REMCO), Technical Committee (TECHCO), and the Sustainability Committee.​  ​



Mmako Mpelegang Cynthia AbramBotswana GovernmentAttorney General Mpelegang Cynthia Abram
Alasdair Darley Shepard CookDe Beers Group CEOBoard Chairperson Cook.aspxAlasdair Darley Shepard Cook
Andrew Maatla MotsomiDebswana Diamond CompanyManaging Director Maatla Motsomi.aspxAndrew Maatla Motsomi
Bonny ThebenyaneDebswana Diamond CompanyBoard Secretary, Head of Business Services Thebenyane
Pelaelo Daniel KhoweMinistry of Minerals and EnergyPermanent Secretary Daniel Khowe
Emma PeloetletseGovernment of BotswanaDeputy Board Chairperson, Permanent Secretary to the President Peloetletse
Kago Galeeme MoshashaneBoard Member Galeeme Moshashane.aspxKago Galeeme Moshashane
Malebogo Itumeleng MpungwaDe Beers GroupExecutive Head of Human Resources Itumeleng Mpungwa
Burger GreeffDe Beers GroupExecutive Head of Technical Greeff
Karlens Cornelius DekopBank of BotswanaGovernor Cornelius Dekop
Daniel Neo MorokaDe Beers BotswanaResident Director & Chief Executive Officer Neo Moroka
Alessandra Berry Ward BeriddgeDe Beers GroupExecutive Vice President: Commercial and Partnerships Berry Ward Beriddge
Olesitse MasimegaMinistry of FinancePermanent Secretary Masimega
Richard Shaun LawsonDe Beers GroupChief Financial Officer Shaun Lawson