Global Head of Investment Banking and Global Markets Departments, Managing Director, Sberbank CIB
Rob Leith was appointed Global Head of Investment Banking and Global Markets, Managing Director in January 2012. He joined Sberbank CIB (known as Troika Dialog until October 2012) from its close associate, Standard Bank, where he was most recently Group Head of Strategic Expansion and Chief Executive of Global Corporate and Investment Banking. Mr Leith joined Standard Bank in 1991 and has been Chief Executive of the Group’s CIB division since 2003. He has played a key role in the development of the Group’s business outside South Africa, both organically and through acquisitions. Mr Leith was educated at the University of Cape Town and is a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants.