Thapelo Tsheole is a seasoned Financial Markets expert with a cumulative experience of 15 years having worked for Bank of Botswana and Botswana Stock Exchange.
Tsheole holds a Bachelor of Social Sciences (Single Major Economics) from the University of Botswana and a Master of Commerce (MComm) in Financial Markets from Rhodes University (South Africa).
Further, he holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from the Graduate School of Business, University of Cape Town (South Africa).
He has also completed several financial markets programmes as well as a Leadership Development Programme at the University of Stellenbosch Business School (South Africa).
Tsheole has extensive financial markets experience in Capital Markets, Forex, Structured Products and the Financial Market Regulation.
He was appointed CEO of the Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE) in January 2016 following a short stint as Deputy CEO at BSE since February 2014.
His career at BSE began in February 2007 when he was appointed Product Development Manager.
Tsheole is a firm believer in the development of the financial market in Botswana and Africa, as well as their importance to economic growth and stability.
Tsheole currently sits on the following Boards; Botswana Accountancy Oversight Authority, Medicines Regulatory Authority of Botswana, ACHAP Botswana and ACHAP International.
He is also an Executive Committee Member of African Securities Exchanges Association.