Absa Group Limited (‘Absa Group’) is Absa Bank Zambia PLC’s parent company and is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange in South Africa. We’re one of Africa’s largest diversified financial services groups, offering an integrated set of products and services across personal and business banking, corporate and investment banking, and wealth, investment management and insurance. The Group has a presence in 12 African countries, and an international representative office in London and New York. We have approximately 40 000 employees, more than 1 000 branches, and approximately 10 000 ATMs.
The Group’s registered head office is in Johannesburg, South Africa and we own majority stakes in banks in Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, Mozambique , Seychelles, South Africa (Absa Bank), Tanzania (Absa Bank Tanzania and National Bank of Commerce), Uganda and Zambia. The Group also has representative offices in Namibia and Nigeria, as well as insurance operations in Botswana, Kenya, Mozambique, South Africa and Zambia.
Historically, Absa started in South Africa, but the new Absa brand (which we’ve have officially adopted) represents a uniquely diverse African banking group whose purpose is to bring possibility to life.