“Doing Business in Botswana: Business Climate and Opportunities”​



Hybrid events: Physical in Brussels and online event (Zoom) Duration: 2 hours

The hybrid event will be held on 21st September 2021 under the theme “Doing Business in Botswana: Business Climate and Opportunities” , and will target all sectors of importance to Botswana i.e. Agriculture and Agro-processing; Resource beneficiation; Manufacturing; Financial and Business Services; Business Process Outsourcing; Information Communication Technology (ICT); Transport, Cargo and Logistics; Hospitality and Tourism; Education and Skills Development; and Health Care Services.

The objectives of the event are:

– Create awareness of investment opportunities in Botswana, focusing on
sectors of strategic importance;
–  Create a platform for an exchange of ideas and experiences among participants; and,
– Facilitate interaction and networking between experts, potential investors, and Botswana private sector and Government.



Guy Bultynck

CBL-ACP President


Tony Verbeke

Head of Section CBL-ACP South Africa


Jean Goncalves

Permanent representative


Tebatso Future Baleseng

Deputy Ambassador, Embassy of Botswana



1. S.E. M. Didier VANDERHASSELT, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Belgium to Botswana and South Africa (TBC)

2.S.E. M. Samuel Otsile OUTLULE, Ambassador to the Kingdom of Belgium & Permanent Delegation to the European Union

3. M. Keletsositse Olebile, CEO Botswana Investment and Trade Centre (BITC)

4. M. Lonely Mogara, CEO Special Economic Zones Authority (SEZA) CEO

4. M. Robson Mugomba, CEO Minerals Development Company Botswana (MDCB) Acting 

5. 3 representatives from CBL-ACP companies/ members: AWDC Antwerp  – BOLLORE LOGISTICS SOUTH AFRICA

6. M. Norman Moleele, CEO Business Botswana