FNB Botswana appoints Mr. Louis Frans Jordaan and Mr. Luke Duncan Woodford to the Board

By Published On: July 7th, 2022Categories: Corporate announcement

First National Bank of Botswana Limited (FNBB) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Louis Frans Jordaan as a Non-Executive Director of the FNBB Board subject to ratification by shareholders at the next Annual General Meeting.

Louis brings to the FNBB Board vast knowledge of the banking sector and experience in the areas of credit, risk, governance, and strategy. He has nearly 30 years banking experience across Retail, Commercial and Corporate and Investment Banking. Some of his roles include being senior executive of various divisions within FirstRand including CEO of FNB International Banking, Co-Head of RMB Structured Trade and Commodity Finance, Head of RMB Fixed Income, Currencies and Commodities for Africa, and his last role being the Head of RMB Corporate Banking.

Louis retired from FirstRand in December 2020. While employed by FirstRand, Louis served as a director and chairman of several subsidiary banks within FirstRand. He holds a BCompt from the University of South Africa and an MBA from University of Witwatersrand.

The Board welcomes Louis into his new role and is confident that his wealth of experience will be valuable to the FNBB Board.

First National Bank of Botswana Limited (FNBB) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Luke Duncan Woodford as an Executive Director of the FNBB Board subject to ratification by shareholders at the next Annual General Meeting.

Luke has worked for the FirstRand Group for over 15 years in various roles. During his tenure with the FirstRand Group, he worked in the FNB Home Loans division where he was integrally involved in the credit and collections processes following the 2008 global financial crisis. He was also the CFO of FNB Tanzania, following which he was transferred to FirstRand India, also in his capacity as CFO. In 2018, Luke was appointed the CFO of FNBB where he continues to guide Management and the Board on the Bank’s financial matters.

Luke is a Chartered Accountant and holds a BCom – Accountancy from Rand Afrikaans University and a BCom (Honours) – Accountancy from the University of South Africa.He brings to the Board his vast knowledge of the banking sector and his experience in the areas of accounting, finance, credit, risk, and strategy.

The Board welcomes Luke into his new role and is confident that his wealth of experience will be valuable to the FNBB Board.


 

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