Sheila Khama

Practice Manager, Energy & Extractives

As Practice Manager for the World Bank’s Energy and Extractive Industries Global Practice, Ms. Khama is responsible for a variety of programs in the Extractives unit, with a particular focus on east and southern Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean, south Asia, Europe and central Asia, and the Extractives Global Programmatic Support Trust Fund.

Ms. Khama joined the World Bank after serving as Director of the African Natural Resources Center at the African Development Bank (AfDB). In that role she helped African countries improve their development outcomes from natural resources. Prior to joining AfDB, Ms. Khama worked for a Think Tank in Ghana, Anglo American Corporation plc, De Beers Group and First National Bank of Botswana. 

A native of Botswana, Ms. Khama holds an MBA from Edinburgh University Business School. 

  • Energy
  • Extractive Industries