Jonathan has more than 20 years of regional and global expertise in banking & Technology. He has been part of Standard Bank Group’s Corporate and Investment Bank (CIB) for more than 15 years, having joined as Lead Analyst for Payments in Information Technology. Covering a variety of roles since then, he is currently Head of Platform Business for CIB.
Jonathan holds a Bachelor of Science honours degree in Information Systems & Computer Science from Rhodes University. He has also received several professional certifications, and most recently, he completed the Senior Executive Programme Africa at Harvard Business School.
Jonathan has extensive executive-level expertise in digital channel & product strategy formulation and in execution across multiple African markets and customer segments. He also has broad practical experience in platform business models in Africa, and is regarded as a subject-matter expert in this space. He has a passion for using digital strategy with practical delivery to drive client experiences and has had significant customer-facing experience in the CIB domain.