Reporting directly to the Managing Director, Same Read Kgosieman’s role as the General Manager Risk and Internal Audit is to plan, organise and direct the Risk and Internal Audit Division to ensure BTC is provided with an independent and objective assurance service designed to add-value and improve BTC’s sustainability (profits, ethics and operations) as well as to manage the Division, proactively identify risks and make recommendations to mitigate risks to ensure business continuity.
He will also manage Internal Audit activities within a framework agreed with the Board, providing regular progress reports and recommendations to the Board and Executive Managers. Same is a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) UK and the Botswana Institute of Chartered Accountants.
He is also a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors and the Institute of Risk Management (IRM) in the United Kingdom. With close to 30 years’ experience in the Internal Audit and Risk industry, he has worked for The Ministry of Finance and Development Planning, Sefalana, Rural Industries Promotions, Water Utilities Corporation, Local Enterprise Authority and currently BTC.