Mr. Ndinabo Max Setaelo

Mr. Ndinabo Max Setaelo
Board Director

Appointed 25 August 2021


Mr Setaelo is the Founder and Director of Petrohyper (Pty) Ltd, Firstwatch Holdings (Pty) Ltd, Hi-Lift Services (Pty) Ltd and First Energy Botswana (Pty) Ltd, operating in Civil Works, Fuel logistics and Sales, Retail and Supplies. He brings with him a rich skill set based on immense experience in the petroleum and gas industry, and his outstanding business acumen garnered from his diversified businesses and investments. Mr Setaelo has held various key positions in the petroleum and gas industry structure and value chain. With over 20 years in the industry, 18 years of which were at Management level and 12 years at Executive level, Mr Setaelo possesses key technical industry knowledge, together with a strong focus on stakeholder value and satisfaction.


A graduate in Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences (Business Economics), Ndinabo started his career at Shell Oil Botswana as Depot Operations Supervisor and thereafter as Area Business Manager before establishing his business ventures.


Mr Setaelo is highly experienced and competent in financial management, crisis management, retail fundamentals as well as retail business finance amongst many others