Punki Modise

Punki Modise is Absa Group’s Chief Strategy and Sustainability Officer and previously served as the Interim CEO of Absa Retail and Business Banking. She joined Absa Group in 2008 and has since held multiple other senior management roles, including Head of Transactional Banking, Chief of Staff for Retail Banking, and CFO of Absa Distribution Channels. Modise holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Witwatersrand, a Master’s degree in Financial Management from the University of Johannesburg, and is a qualified chartered accountant.

Recognition Growing for Africa Climate Action

The continent has featured prominently on international conference agenda recently, with clean energy transition a hot topic.