Pelaelo Daniel Khowe

Permanent Secretary Ministry of Minerals and Energy

Mr. Khowe is a Fellow Certified Chartered Accountant, a Fellow Certified Professional Accountant and holds MBA from the University of Derby with over 20 years of experience in Finance, Accounting and Grants Management. Currently, he is Acting Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Minerals and Energy. His substantive role is Financial Advisor responsible for the Management of Ministerial Mega Projects Finance, his recent achievements includes amongst others; the Structuring, Negotiation and Delivery the first 300MW Coal Fired Power Station by Independed Power Producer(IPP) Project in the country, 10MW  and  6MW Coal Bed Methane Power Pilot Projects  and  Investment Appraisals. He started his professional career in 2001 as a Financial Accountant at Botswana Post before joining Local Enterprise Authority as Financial Advisor and went on to become In-Country Finance Manager at Botswana-UPenn Partnership. Pelaelo has also held the position of Director, Finance and Administration at the Botswana National Youth Centre and Head of Finance and Administration at TechnoServe Botswana and Group Management Accountant at the BMC. He has attended several Management and Development Programmes. He is also a Board Member of Botswana Power Corporation since 2019.‚Äč