Ms Ruth Mandu Mphathi


Ms. Ruth Mphathi graduated with a Master’s Degree in Professional Accounting from the University of Washington, USA. Furthermore, she holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of Botswana. She has a career spanning 27 years within the public accounting and manufacturing sectors as well as the water industry (Water Utilities) where she played various roles in general management and strategic planning, culminating in the position of Corporate Secretary, a senior management role which was responsible for both Board administration and coordination of various corporate support services.

She has worked for Botswana Postal Services as Corporate Services Director and as Head of Strategy and Governance. A significant part of her career was spent on Board operations and as a Director on several Boards including National Development Bank (NDB) and Botswana Savings Bank (BSB) just to mention a few. Being an advocate for effective corporate governance, Ms. Mphathi has vast experience and expertise in the field of accounting, strategic planning, board administration, corporate governance, human resource management and procurement.