Heidi Barends

Heidi Barends

  • Head of Sustainable Finance, Absa Group

Heidi heads up the sustainable finance team at Absa CIB, a pan-African investment bank. Her team is leveraging the bank’s strength as a leading African financial institution to channel financing into solutions that support inclusive growth and environmental protection across the continent. Heidi has been working in banking since 2015 and has experience spanning retail and investment banking. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial engineering from the University of Pretoria and a Master’s degree in Engineering for Sustainable Development from the University of Cambridge.

All Sessions by Heidi Barends

Day two October 3, 2023
11:05 – 12:00

PANEL 1 - Dissecting the path towards Sustainable Development and Prosperity in Africa

Balaclava Fort, Mauritius
Day One October 2, 2023