Mr Kalili, a mining engineer by profession, has over 20 years of working experience in the mining industry and brings with him a wealth of knowledge and expertise to lead and drive the activities of the Chamber. After he graduated from Wits University in 2000, Mr. Kalili began his career at Navachb gold mine, followed by a combined working experience for seven year in Mali and Tanzania. He then returned to Namibia to work at Navachab and Trekkopje uranium mine.
In 2017, Mr. Kalili was appointed as Chief Operating Officer of Swakop Uranium, where he still holds office today. He also holds an MBA from the University of Liverpool, in the United Kingdom.