Managing Director, Head of Infrastructure, Energy & Industrials
Abel joined Lloyds Banking Group in 2021 after a 25 year career spanning international banking and corporate in a range of strategy, finance and commercial roles. He was most recently Group Treasurer of Rio Tinto, a FTSE 100 mining company, with global responsibility for corporate finance, structured and project finance, global treasury operations, pensions and insurance, and a member of its Finance Leadership Team.
Abel is passionate about business transformation, ESG and the role of technology in unleashing efficiency and growth. He works closely with the bank’s extensive coverage, product and delivery teams, including capital markets, project finance, and ESG.
Abel holds Masters degrees from Toulouse and London Business Schools respectively and a post-graduate degree in International Economics and Finance from University Paris Dauphine.