On the 2nd July 2019, The President, Dr Mokgweetsi Masisi announced the appointment of Mr Moatlhodi Sebabole as Chairperson of the National Transformation Strategy Team.
The National Transformation Strategy Team has been set up as detailed in the Vision 2036 document to lay out the foundation changes needed in policy, institutions and mindset needed to transform Botswana from an economy based around management of windfall gains from minerals to one based on competitiveness, productivity, efficiency and openness to the world.
The team of sixteen, which experts from different backgrounds has been mandated to come up with bold and ambitious changes that will be entailed in the National Transformation Strategy to propel Botswana to a high income country status. The formulation of the strategy would be done in close liason with the Vision 2036 Council to ensure alignment and attainment of the Vision.
Other team members are Mr Elias Magosi, Ms Lorato Boakgomo- Ntakhwana, Dr Grace Kgakge Tabengwa, Prof Happy Siphambe, Mr Solomon Sekwakwa, Ms Peggy Serame, Ms Goaba Mosienyane, Dr Wilfred Mandlebe, Mr Bame Pule, Mr Mpho Seboni, Mr Vasillis Koulolias, Mr Simon Hirschfield, Prof Nelson Torto and Prof Julius Atlhopheng.