Dr Gloria Somolekae

Nationality: Botswana
BA, MA Public Policy and Administration, PhD in Public Administration

Independent Non-Executive Director
Chairperson of the Group Remuneration Committee
Member of the Group Audit Committee

Appointed 2016
  • Gloria is a career academic with strong focus on, and expertise in, philanthrophy and public policy, development management, public sector governance, capacity building and sustainable development
  • She has built an illustrious career spanning 30 years that has included leading roles in academia, philanthrophy and public sector
  • In 2011 she was appointed as Specially Elected Member of the Botswana Parliament in which she held various cabinet positions
  • Her work in the private foundation space involved grant making (including in microfinance) primarily with the Kellogg Foundation
Shareholding: None
Residence: Botswana