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Denise Coppin

Head: International Coverage, UK and Europe, Global Clients at Absa Corporate & Investment Banking


Eurofinance 2022

Absa is proud to be a premium sponsor at the 9th annual conference on Effective Finance & Treasury in Africa which is taking place on the 23rd in London. The event will bring together 150+ corporate treasury professionals from leading multinationals – all involved in markets across the continent.

Join us to debate the key issues, share successes and gain practical guidance on how to overcome the operational challenges of doing business in Africa. We look forward to facilitating critical yet strategic dialogues between our clients and helping find effective solutions whilst navigating the ever-changing landscape of digital banking.

As the one of the key sponsors of this conference we wish to provide a platform to engage our clients and guide them through the world of digital banking with our capabilities and expertise – by giving them a fresh and pioneering perspective.

Do not miss this essential discussion on treasury technology with Catherine Muya , Head of Product, Digital Payments Solutions at Absa. Catherine will discuss the opportunities and challenges in the digitisation journey and predict the future trajectory for treasury technologies.

Thabo Makoko, Head of Cash Management, Africa unpacks the significance of the Eurofinace conference and the critical role that digitisation is playing in unlocking the growth of (e)commerce in Africa.

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Denise has over twenty years of corporate banking experience gained whilst working for several prominent international financial institutions. She began her career in HSBC where she specialized in International Trade Finance and completed several assignments in Europe, before moving into Client Coverage with RBS and subsequently BNP Paribas.

In 2010, Denise joined the Barclays Multi-National Coverage team in London to focus exclusively on the successful development of global relationships with FTSE100 clients. This led to an opportunity to join the growing Barclays operation in Johannesburg, latterly heading up the Global Client Coverage team in South Africa.

Following the separation of Barclays Africa, Denise returned to the UK in 2018 to establish and lead the International Client Coverage Function for UK & Europe for Absa.

Denise holds a BSc in Banking and Finance (UMIST) and is an Associate of the Institute of Financial Services.


Denise Coppin

Head: International Coverage, UK and Europe, Global Clients at Absa Corporate & Investment Banking

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