Dr Keith Jefferis
Managing Director, Econsult
Deputy Governor, Bank of Botswana (1999 - 2005)
Dr Keith Jefferis is the Managing Director of Econsult Botswana, and is a former Deputy Governor of the Bank of Botswana.
In his current role, he works on macroeconomic, financial and other development policy issues in Botswana and elsewhere in sub-Saharan Africa. Keith has consulted for African central banks and governments, in addition to UN agencies, the World Bank, the African Development Bank and the Southern African Development Community. His previous roles include senior research fellow at Botswana Institute for Development Policy Analysis, deputy director for the research department at Bank of Botswana and senior lecturer in economics at the University of Botswana.
He has also served on the committee of the Botswana Stock Exchange and the board of Botswana Insurance Holdings Ltd, and currently sits on the Botswana Insurance Fund Management Investment Committee and the boards of Sefalana Holdings and RDC Properties.