- Briton Paul Taylor has taken over the reins at the Botswana Telecommunications Corporation, (BTC) pledging to work closely with all stakeholders to wrap up the privatisation of the parastatal.

- Siegmar Proebstl has taken the reins at Siemens Southern Africa and Africa once again. He was initially CEO of the company's local arm from 2006 to 2009, but left to head up the sustainability office for Siemens AG, in Munich.