Jason Quinn

Jason Quinn was reappointed to the role of group financial director at Absa in March 2022 after serving as its interim CEO from April 2021. 

Jason first started serving as Absa's group FD in September 2016. He is the chairman of the models committee and a member of the group risk and capital, management, credit concentration risk, information technology and separation oversight committees. Before joining the group, he was a partner at EY. Jason joined the group in 2008 as the financial controller and was appointed as the head of finance in 2014 after holding several senior finance positions.

Jason is a director of Absa Financial Services, Woolworths Financial Services and is an employer appointed Trustee of the Absa Pension Fund. He holds a B.Com Hons from the University of KwaZulu-Natal and is a CA (SA). 

Jason has also been nominated for the CFO Awards 2019 for his work as the Group FD at Absa. He was again nominated in 2020.

2022 – Present        Group Financial Director, Absa Group
2021 – 2022             Interim CEO, Absa Group
2016 – 2021             Group Financial Director, Absa Group 
2014 – 2016             Head of Finance, Barclays Africa Group 
2012 – 2014             CFO: Retail and Business Banking, Barclays Africa Group 
2008 – 2012             Group Financial Controller, Absa
1993 – 2008             Partner, EY

                                   CA(SA), SAICA
                                   B.Com, Accounting Honours CTA, University of KZN
                                   B.Com, Accounting, UNISA

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Company: ABSA

Job title: FD

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