Maria Ramos

Maria Ramos
  • Chief Executive Officer
    Barclays Africa Group

1983, Institute of Bankers Diploma, Univ. of Witwatersrand; 1987, BCom (Hons), Economics and 1992, MSc, Economics, Univ. of London. Formerly: Director-General, National Treasury; Group Chief Exec., Transnet. Since 2009, Group Chief Exec., Absa Group and since 2011, CEO, Barclays Africa. Member, Executive Committee: Barclays; Int'l Business Council, World Economic Forum. Recipient, awards and honours, including: honorary doctorates; ranked in Fortune magazine's top 50 Most Powerful Women in Business for past five years (10th in 2013); Management Excellence Award, Wits Business School (2010); CNBC Africa Business Women of the Year (2011).