Hon Lebohang Thotanyana
Minister of Mining
Kingdom of Lesotho

Hon. Thotanyana was appointed the Minister of Mining in March 2015. He is the founder of Mafube Investment Holdings (pty) Ltd., - a holding company for various companies operating in civil works, transport and logistics, financial services, consulting and professional services, and bulk fuel and its distribution. He holds the position of Chairman and Managing Director of the group. Hon. Thotanyana is the majority shareholder of the group which operates in the Southern African region.

Hon. Thotanyana holds an Honours degree in Financial Analysis and Portfolio Management from the University of Cape Town, International Qualification in Capital Markets and a Chartered Accountancy qualification. He previously served in various professional positions up to the level of directorship. He has directed, both regionally and internationally - banks, pension funds and major companies in manufacturing, mining, construction, energy, financial services bulk infrastructure etc.

Hon. Thotanyana has been awarded the Outstanding Entrepreneur Award at the 6th World Summit of Young Entrepreneurs by the Institute of Leadership Development and UNCTAD, Recognition of Service Award by International Federation of Accountants, Platinum Award for outstanding service in the Accountancy Profession by Lesotho Institute of Accountants and Madisons who's who.

Lebohang Thotanyana