Ms. Boitshwarelo Lebang
Boitshwarelo Lebang is Head-Corporate Affairs & Strategy at Botswana Development Corporation, a position she assumed 1st of April 2017. Tasked with overall Corporate Affairs function and strategic direction of the same at the Corporation. Her role entails image optimization, stakeholder engagement and management, branding, publicity, corporate citizenship management as well as promotion of products and services. The role offers advisory services to EXCO and the Board. Previously, she was Manager, Corporate Communications and Public Relations (CC&PR), overseeing the Corporation’s and Public Relations function in an acting capacity.
In her current role she oversees: Stakeholder Management & Engagement, Branding, Marketing Publicity, Events Management and Corporate Social Responsibility.
Ms. Lebang has a 13 years’ experience in the media and communications industry combined, 8 of which have been at management level in Corporate Communications. She has worked as a free-lance media practitioner on both television and radio and has extensive knowledge of the local media landscape. Prior to working for BDC, she had worked as a consultant with DCDM Consulting as well as lecturer at the now Public Service College.
She holds an in M.Sc. Strategic Management- Marketing Communications (University of Derby, UK) 2007 and Bsc. Computer Science – Business Information Systems and Management (University of Botswana) 2001
Professional Bodies: International Association of Business Communicators (IABC)