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Standard Bank has appointed Marie-Gabrielle Opese as its Chief Executive and Head of Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB) in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
Standard Bank is accelerating its financing of renewables to catalyse Africa’s energy transition, its financing of renewable power generation exceeding its non-renewable energy power generation by a ratio of 4.9 to 1.
Standard Bank has been named as most admired financial services brand, as announced by Brand Africa in the release of its latest research and rankings.
Three women fund managers from Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa have been selected to receive Visa’s grant funding from the African Women Impact Fund Initiative (AWIF), a collaboration between Standard Bank and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA).
CEOs of Stanbic Bank Uganda Anne Juuko, and Standard Bank Namibia Mercia Geises, feature on the third reiteration of the Africa.com Definitive List of Women CEOs.
The Standard Bank’s 12th Annual Investors’ Conference (AIC) 2022 is taking place in London on 28 – 30 June 2022.
During the Covid-19 pandemic, we showed up in the face of uncertainty. We put people first, we stepped in to support our clients, we came together to assist the most vulnerable in our societies, and we took the opportunity to pause and reflect on the way we live and work.