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Aneesa Ameer
Vice President, Strategic Change at Absa


Aneesa Ameer is the Innovation lead for Absa Wealth Investment Management and Insurance. An imagineer who has an appreciation of both the responsibility and the influence required to persuade moving people to a better vision of the future.

Aneesa has for several years championed the Customer and Digital transformation agenda within the Financial Services industry, and is a true stand out in this field having launched platforms for innovation and the delivery of new technology solutions that impact both customers and team-mates. She has a great understanding of the challenges facing both large-scale corporates and start-up incubators and what it takes to truly set them on a path of progress. She is a fascinating person and regularly described as an Innovative explorer (aka “ENTP” junkie!)

Aneesa has a Cum Laude degree in Business Commerce specializing in Industrial Psychology. She is currently pursuing her post-graduate qualification in the field of Digital Business.

Aneesa Ameer's Network

Agenda Sessions

  • Overcoming the challenges of collaboration: Developing a joint value proposition in an interconnected financial ecosystem

  • Making it easier for small business owners to flourish, and accounting for the particular struggles of female business owners