SA banks, defying the global trend, go remote
Globally, banks have taken contrasting approaches to returning to the office, with HSBC last week axing executive offices. But SA’s banks are again showing the rest of the world how it can be done
A few weeks ago, HSBC CEO Noel Quinn said the bank would be scrapping the executive floor at its Canary Wharf headquarters, which means its top brass will lose their offices and will now have to hot-desk.
It may seem revolutionary, but it’s nothing new...