Episode 6 - James Formby

Episode 6 - James Formby

James Formby is the chief executive officer of RMB, a division of FirstRand Bank – a position he has held since 2015.

In this episode of Business Talk with Michael Avery, Formby talks through the resilience of RMB in managing a pandemic like Covid-19, and the lessons that he has taken away from managing this crisis.

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Business Talk with Michael Avery is a new online interview series featuring conversations with South Africa’s leading executives.

The show centres around the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on South Africa and consumers in general; life post-lockdown; how companies, and the country can move forward; and what can be done to ensure a prosperous future.

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