Oscar is an experienced senior executive with wide experience in the banking sector. His strengths are in relationship management and the ability to conceptualise solutions for clients. As a banker, he has had considerable international experience with an intimate knowledge of many different industries. Through this exposure, he has developed a strong understanding of business requirements and business practices in all phases of the economic cycle and across sectors…
During his banking career Oscar held a number of senior roles at Absa Bank (a subsidiary of Barclays). These roles included regional credit manager, head of both marketing in specialised finance and consumer goods and services. Oscar also had responsibility for new business development and provided structured finance solutions to a wide range of medium and large sized organisations.
His major clients included Bidvest, SABMiller, Hilton and Woolworths. Latterly, Oscar’s roles included leading credit management teams and sitting on various lending committees within the Bank.
Oscar has a BCom (Hons), MBA and is a member of the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants.
He is an avid sports fan and actively participates in marathons and trail running events and an occasional game of golf.