24 January 2022GABORONE - The Board and Management of Absa Bank Botswana is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Salma Baduel as Country Treasurer, effective 15 December 2021. Ms. Baduel is a seasoned executive with 10 years of experience spanning across the banking sector, specialising in Treasury Risk Management (TRM)..“We are pleased to welcome Ms. Baduel as our new Country Treasurer. As a bank, we believe that her extensive experience will be valuable to our organisation as we continue to play an integral role in the development of Botswana and her people. We are confident that her passion and drive will be key in inspiring further delivery of the Bank’s ambition,” said Keabetswe Pheko-Moshagane, Managing Director, Absa Bank Botswana..Ms. Baduel joined the bank in 2014 and her expertise lie within (TRM) Liquidity, Capital and Interest Rate Risk Management having held various management roles within Treasury. She previously held the role of Head of Balance Sheet Management before being appointed as the Country Treasurer. Ms. Baduel holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from the University of Botswana and has completed various leadership courses during her period with Absa. She is currently pursuing an Executive Master’s program in Positive Leadership and Transformation with IE Business School in Spain..“As one of Botswana trusted financial partner, we remain committed to delivering our strategy to help bring the possibilities of our customers, clients, stakeholders and communities to life. Ms. Baduel’s appointment is testament to our commitment to supporting our customers, stakeholders and Batswana at large,” concluded Keabetswe Pheko-Moshagane.ENDS.