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Jackie Asheeke

Jackie Asheeke

Managing Director, AE Consulting

Mrs. Jacqueline Wilson Asheeke, MA, BA (both degrees in International Relations) is currently the Managing Director of her own firm, AE Consulting. Ms. Asheeke is one of the foremost tourism industry experts and social commentators in Namibia. For nearly nine (9) years, Ms. Asheeke was the CEO of the Federation of Namibian Tourism Associations (FENATA), the umbrella organization representing the private sector of the tourism industry.

She also held a presidential appointment as the Chairman of the Board of the Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) the Namibian state-owned tourism accommodation company, with 26 lodges and resorts in iconic locations across Namibia, opening two new lodges during her tenure and cutting the company’s debt nearly in half in two years.  [NWR has over 800 employees and grosses over N$200 million per year, hosting over 300,000 guests.]