Stephen van Coller

CEO, EOH Group

Stephen van Coller

Mr Stephen van Coller currently serves as the Group Chief Executive Officer at EOH.

Mr van Coller served as Vice President of Strategy and Mergers & Acquisitions at MTN Group Limited since October 1, 2016 and served as its Vice President of Digital Services, Data Analytics and Business Development.

Mr van Coller previously served as the Chief Executive of Corporate and Investment Banking at Barclays Africa Group Limited from 2009 to September 30, 2016, where he oversaw over R250 billion in assets spanned across 13 African countries.

He was also part of the Barclays plc EMEA CIB executive committee and served as the Chief Executive of Corporate, Investment Banking and Wealth at Barclays Africa Group Limited (alternate name Absa Group Limited) since October 2011.

He has over two decades in Financial Services. He joined Absa Capital in September 2006 as its Head of Primary Markets and also served as its Head of Investment Banking.

He initially worked at Ernst & Young Inc. In 1991, he moved to the United Kingdom as a Senior Auditor at Knox Cropper and Finance Manager of the Richmond Fellowship Housing Association. Returning to South Africa, he worked at Deutsche Bank (DB) for 10 years, where he served as Managing Director of Investment Banking since 1996 and also served as a Foundation Trustee in South Africa and Head of Coverage and Corporate Advisory.

He serves as a Member of the World Economic Forum, represented on the Global Agenda Council (GAC) on Values as well as on the GAC committee on the Future of Banking.