Mr. Khosi Chief Mokone CA(L)

Mr. Khosi Chief Mokone  CA(L)

Mr. Khosi Chief Mokone CA(L)

LIA President

Mr. Mokone is a Chartered Accountant and currently working at Standard Lesotho Bank as the Head of Finance, the position he has held since January 2022. Prior to this role, he was working for Basotho Enterprises Development Corporation (BEDCO) as the Executive Head of Finance and Administration (Chief Financial Officer), the position he held for three years and six months. He oversaw the division of over 30 team members from four departments being finance, procurement, carpentry workshop business and real estate. 

He has worked for Lesotho Housing and Land Development Corporation (LHLDC) where he was the Management Accountant and in charge of the revenue section. During the early years of his career, he worked for MNM Chartered Accountants and Internal Auditors where he led assignments in Internal Audit, Asset Management, External Audit and Financial Reporting. Mr. Mokone has also worked as a part-time Lecture at the Centre for Accounting Studies. 

In 2016 Mr. Mokone was appointed into LIA (Lesotho Institute of Accountants) (Lesotho Institute of Accountants) Council by the general membership, and later appointed by the Council as the Chairperson of Professional Standards and Quality Assurance Committee, the position he held for four years. During this time, he initiated the exercise of implementation for IFRSs, and deliverables amongst others were the categorization of companies that was adopted by the 2017 Annual General Meeting (AGM), and invitation of Darrel Scott (Chairperson of IFRS for SMEs) to Lesotho to provide guidance on implementation of IFRS for SMEs.  

From 2016 to date, he has been serving on different LIA Council Committees, which includes being the Chairperson of Education and Training Committee for the past two years. Mr. Mokone has also served as the LIA Vice-President for the past two years since 2021.