Mr. Le Roux will succeed Mr Andrew Mashanda who has been appointed by the group to head its Corporate and Investment Banking segment in Abuja/Lagos, Nigeria.
Mr. le Roux brings with him a wealth of experience in Banking, spanning 38 years in the financial sector. He has held progressively senior leadership positions in a number of African Countries within the Group; his last assignment was Regional Head, Corporate and Investment Banking Credit, Standard Bank West Africa. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce, Accounting and Business Management from the University of South Africa.
The Board has confidence in Mr. le Roux’s capabilities to carry Standard Bank Limited into the future and will support him in his efforts to bring more than Banking to our customers.