Pinkie MakepeSenior Manager - Financial Services
Ms Mothopeng-Makepe is a Chartered Management Accountant with about 35 years work experience.She has 27 years working experience in the diamond mining and sorting industry and 5 years in the information technology industry. She has been in her role as Senior Maager Manger- Financial Services since 2016.
She started her work at Anglo America Corporation Head office in 1983 the now Debswana Head office and she was one of the two first ladies to work in the Finance Department. Over the years, she has worked in the entire De Beers pipeline from Working at Orapa mine under mining, Teemane Manufacturing at Serowe under cutting and polishing, BDVC/DTCB under sorting and valuing and sales when DTCB was providing the sales function for the now De Beers Global Sightholder Sales. She joined the group as a trainee accountant and progressed to Head of Finance DTCB, and was also given an opportunity to act as the DTCB Managing Director for 11 months in 2018 to 2019.
She was a former board member of the Botswana Vaccine Institute Board from 2002 to 2019 where she chaired the Board’s Finance and Audit Committee. In 2020 she was appointed Board member for Air Botswana. During her spare time she likes to spend time with her children, travelling and reading.