Basani Maluleke

CEO, African Bank

Basani Maluleke

Basani Maluleke is the Chief Executive Officer of African Bank. She qualified as an attorney at Edward Nathan, whereafter she joined the corporate finance team at FirstRand Bank, RMB, where she was a member of the teams that pioneered the structuring and implementation of BEE ownership transactions for JSE-listed companies.

She subsequently joined the FNB Division as the Head of Private Clients. Basani has accumulated over 15 years of financial services experience in the areas of corporate finance, banking and private equity. She holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and is an admitted attorney of the High Court. She is also a fellow of the African Leadership Initiative and the Aspen Global Leadership Network.