The board of directors of First National Bank of Lesotho has announced the appointment of Mrs. Delekazi Mokebe as Chief Executive of FNB Lesotho effective from 08 June 2020.
Announcing the appointment, the Lesotho Board Chairperson, Ian Leyenar said, “This is a milestone decision which affirms our commitment to growing our own timber with respect to talent. We have great confidence in the depth of talent and management experience in our business, which allowed the board to appoint from within the Executive team.”
Mokebe is a seasoned banker with 16 years’ experience in the industry, having previously occupied roles in global markets, treasury and CIB credit. She joined the group just over three years ago as treasurer for FNB Lesotho, with the sole mandate of setting up the treasury function for the bank and executing its mandate.
She holds a BCom Finance degree (Wits University) and a Master’s in Business Leadership (UNISA).
Her deep insights in these banking sectors coupled with a wealth of experience in leadership position her well for the new role.