Lucara Diamond, Botswana
Ms.Naseem Banu Lahri is an accomplished and well-rounded Professional Accountant with a Masters in Strategic Management (BCOM, FCCA), with more than 17 years' experience in the mining industry, including 10 years within Corporate Finance at Debswana at the senior management level. She has also served as a board member in the Debswana Pension Fund, Botswana Accountancy College and Pula Medical Aid. Ms. Lahri has served as Lucara’s CFO and Director since March 2013, responsible for Finance, Administration and Security. In May 2018 she was promoted to Managing Director, being the first woman and the first Motswana woman to serve in this capacity for a diamond mining company in Botswana.