Mr Kennedy Pheko

Board Secretary

Mr. Pheko has been appointed the Board Secretary, a lawyer by profession admitted in the High Court of Botswana. He is responsible for the provision of corporate secretarial, legal advisory services and ensure compliance to the BQA Act, Regulations and applicable laws by the Authority.

He was a Legal & Compliance Officer at Associate Fund Administrators from February 2014 to October 2015. Previously, he was the Legal Advisor at BIHL Sure! , subsidiary of Botswana Insurance Holdings Limited specifically dealing with short term insurance products. He has also worked for Attorney General’s Chambers in the Civil Litigation Department as Senior State Counsel.
He has over 12 years professional experience in the legal field, six of which were as a practicing Attorney, Conveyancer and Notary Public, over 6 years as an in-house legal counsel. He specializes in the areas of corporate and commercial law, regulatory, legal risk, and company secretarial and corporate governance.

Mr. Pheko holds a Master of Law (LLM) Commercial Law from the University of Witwatersrand specializing in Company Law, Labour and Human Rights in the market place. He also holds Bachelor of Laws from the University of Botswana. He has various short courses in management, debt collection, and advocacy skills among others.