Nkopane Raseeng Monyane
Born on 18 April 1951, Ambassador Nkopane Raseeng Monyane holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics and Sociology from the University of Botswana, Lesotho and Swaziland (UBLS) and a Banking Degree from the Adelphi University in the United States.
Prior to his appointment as Ambassador, he held many positions in the banking, financial and textiles sectors in Lesotho. He was the Managing Director of the Lesotho Building Finance Corporation and worked as Managing Director of the Lesotho Bank. He was also General Manager of the Central Bank of Lesotho. From 2004 to 2013, he was the Regional Manager of the Gooway Group.
Ambassador Monyane was appointed Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Lesotho to the United Nations Office, the World Trade Organization and other international organizations in Geneva, Switzerland on July 2013. He is currently the Coordinator of the African Group on WTO matters.
He is married with four children and three grand-children.