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Lesiba Mothata


Lesiba, ACMA CGMA, is the Head: Strategic Clients at Alexforbes Group Services.

Having been in the financial services industry for two decades, he is able to draw on a broad portfolio of skills and his experience in diverse working environments. These include a strong micro- and macro-economic base, which later evolved into investments, general management and customer experience.

Lesiba’s previous roles include Executive Chief Economist at Alexander Forbes Investments, Risk Specialist at the South African Reserve Bank in the Financial Markets Department and Macroeconomist at Investec Private Bank.

He is widely published and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.

Qualifications
  • BCom (Hons) in Economics, University of the Witwatersrand (Wits)
  • MCom in Financial Economics, University of Johannesburg
  • General Management Program at Harvard Business School
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