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Opportunities abound for SA’s job-intensive agricultural sector
What comes next?
Grobank is a business bank with the ambition to become the leading food and agricultural bank in South Africa. We are excited about the Wouldn’t It Be Cool initiative that uses the agricultural sector as a way to fight urban unemployment.
Move over, Farmer Brown. Wouldn’t It Be Nice’s urban farmers are redefining agriculture as we know it.
Why alliance banking is key to economic growth
Our commitment to alliance banking and the value it brings to our clients is a vital part of Grobank’s business growth strategy. As an ambitious front-runner in the banking sector, we see alliance banking as an enabler of personalised solutions to a sector characterised by new entrants and digitalisation.
Joburg’s rooftop farmlands
By transforming Johannesburg’s inner city rooftops into urban farms, entrepreneur incubator, Wouldn’t It be Cool, has created a unique solution to unemployment and supporting food security.
Darryl Adriaanzen, Executive: Personal and Business Banking – On Relationships
Bennie Van Rooy | Chief Executive Officer
Darryl Adriaanzen, Executive: Personal and Business Banking – On Offerings
Grobank appoints new CEO
Grobank is pleased to announce the appointment of Bennie van Rooy as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with effect from 1 July 2019.