Luke Woodford


Job Title: CFO, Executive Director

Company: FNB Botswana


Luke has worked for the FirstRand Group for over 15 years in various roles, 10 of which have been at a CFO level. During his tenure with the FirstRand Group, he worked in the FNB Home Loans division where he was integrally involved in the credit and collections processes following the 2008 global financial crisis. He was also the CFO of FNB Tanzania, following which he was transferred to FirstRand India, also in his capacity as CFO.

In 2018, Luke was appointed the CFO of FNB Botswana (FNBB). His banking experience covers areas of accounting, finance, credit, risk, and strategy. He was appointed to the FNBB Board of Directors in 2022. He is the chairperson of the Board of FNB Insurance Brokers (Botswana).

He is a CA(SA) and FCMA and has completed the Accelerated Development Program through the Wharton Business School in 2015.

2018 – Present     Chief Financial Officer, FNB Botswana
2015 – 2018          Chief Financial Officer, FirstRand Bank India
2013 – 2015          Chief Financial Officer, FNB Tanzania
2013 – 2013          Division Chief Financial Officer, FNB South Africa

2016                        Accelerated Development Programme, The Wharton School
2013                        CA(SA), SAICA
2011                        FCMA, CIMA
2007                       Accounting (Honours), University of South Africa

About company: First National Bank of Botswana is a Botswana-based company engaged in the banking sector.

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