Nola Richards

Working for Barclays Africa – one of Africa’s largest financial services groups – Nola has led the development of the Group’s integrated report and associated disclosures since 2011. She has held varied positions with the Group ranging from corporate affairs and sustainability to investor relations.

Managing relationships with key internal stakeholder groups, she works with key management and members of the Group’s Board in shaping and communicating Barclays Africa’s integrated report journey as well as other elements of external reporting including various benchmarks.

The Group’s integrated report has been ranked ‘Excellent’ in the South African EY Integrated Report Awards for 5 consecutive years and been ranked in the Top 10 of the JSE Top 100 companies for the 3rd consecutive year. Their report was also recognised as the overall winner in the 2015 Chartered Secretaries of Southern Africa Awards for 2015.