KeaObaka Mahuma

KeaObaka Mahuma, Head: Corporate ESD Financing, Absa Corporate and Investment Bank, Absa

KeaObaka Mahuma is responsible for executing the strategic agenda for Enterprise and Supplier Development Financing across Africa.

Prior to joining Absa, he held a number of positions including being the founder of Grandstone Group (supporting the growth of small and medium businesses), CFO at Cornastone Technology Holdings, and a Corporate Finance Associate at both JP Morgan and Brait Merchant Bank.

He has authored and published two books: Tax handbook for Small Business Owners, and The Financial Steward – A guide to managing personal finances.

KeaObaka is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Masters’ Degree in tax, B.Com Honours (Accounting) and a Post-Graduate Diploma in Accounting, all from the University of Cape Town.