Reggie Mlangeni is the Managing Principal responsible for Absa’s Client Solutions Group, a subdivision of the Global Markets business. The team he leads is responsible for tailoring bespoke solutions to our corporate as well institutional clients in their risk management and yield enhancement needs respectively. Our product classes range from foreign exchange, interest rate, credit, equity, and commodity derivatives.
Reggie has 15 years Global Markets experience, during which time he has worked in foreign exchange, bonds, and money markets trading. Once he discovered his passion for sales, he pivoted his career towards derivative sales. During this time he has worked for Investec Bank as well as Standard Bank. He holds a Masters in Business Administration from the Gordon Institute of Business Science.
He has a passion for the advancement of the African continent, and believes financial innovation is going to be integral in the realization of this vision. He has worked across most of the sub-Saharan markets primarily Kenya, Nigeria, Uganda, Tanzania, Mozambique and Botswana. While residing in Nairobi he was responsible for the advancement of financial innovation in foreign exchange and credit derivatives offering for Standard Bank across their East African jurisdictions.
He is a keen golfer, although his handicap doesn’t reflect the extent of the interest.