A millennial with accumulated sizable spectrum of 14 years hands-on experience in financial market, corporate finance and economics.
Served as Portfolio Manager overseeing over US$100 million at Bank of Namibia and as part of a team which managed reserves of over US$2 billion in foreign exchange reserves at a time.
Served as Head of Treasury at GIPF. It was a challenge involving setting up and managing a Treasury function of the largest pension fund in Namibia. Since its successful setup in 2015, the GIPF Treasury is currently managing over N$20 billion (made up of strategic equity portfolio and Fixed income) of the total N$150 billion of the Fund’s assets.
The responsibilities as the Head of Treasury of the Fund also included assisting in the formulation, review and implementation of the Fund’s Strategic Asset Allocation, the Asset Liability Modeling, Investment strategy formulation, Portfolio construction and implementation as well as portfolio monitoring and risk management.
He possesses needed industry experience across the spectrum and different asset classes. He also served on various boards such as NHP, Inceptus, Nafau Investment Holdings, TUCSIN and Mergence Namibia Infrastructure Fund.
Frederico Van Wyk
Chief Investment Officer
10 years experience in the financial services and banking sector.
Experience in retail and secondary Agricultural sector.
Charter in Alternative investments( CAIA) and a financial modeling and valuations analyst (FMVA)
Holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Economics ,National Diploma in Agriculture and a Post Graduate Diploma in Financial planning.
Holds a Bachelor’s of Business Science in Finance from the University of Cape Town. Currently working on becoming a CFA charterholder.
Experience in financial analysis, research and strategy development. Passionate value investor.
Head: Value Add
Finance professional with a B.Acc (Hons) focused on Accounting and Finance from Universities of Stellenbosch and South Africa, as well as CA (SA)(NAM) qualification.
Over 13 years experience as a Finance Executive with a demonstrated history of working in the automotive, financial services, retail, and FMCG industries.
Skilled in Financial Accounting, Income Tax, Management Accounting, Auditing, and Financial Analysis.
Passionate about Namibian agriculture and tourism sectors.
Final year Bachelor of Business Science in Mathematical Statistics and Economics from the University of Cape Town and is a certified Financial Modelling and Valuations Analyst (CFI).
Finance, Compliance & Risk Manager
Holds a Bachelor of Accounting (Chartered Accountancy) from Namibia University of Science and Technology and is a member of Namibia Institute of Professional Accountants (NIPA).
Completed his articles with KPMG Namibia and have more than 5 years of experience in financial accounting and auditing in the financial services and pension funds industry.
Experience in events coordination, travel and office management
Supported various UN Country Directors with Office Management and Administration, Events Planning and has an excellent track record in Time Management
Bachelors degree in Investment Management and an Honors degree in Financial Analysis from Stellenbosch University
Over eight years of experience in the Namibian and South African Investment Management Industry
Formerly a Senior Portfolio Manager in his previous role. He oversaw the direct management of over N$30Bn in Assets Under Management across several funds, including the largest listed Unit Trust Fund in Namibia by assets.
He brings with him a vast experience in asset allocation/selection and debt structuring in both the Namibian and South African Capital Markets
Long track record of delivering consistent returns- outperforming benchmarks and peer funds.
Front Office Manager
Holds an Honors Degree in Business Administration with a specializing in Banking and Finance.
Experience in office management and administration.
Experience in Debt Collection in the Finance Department.
EOS CAPITAL BOARD of directors
Ismael Gei-Khoibeb Independent Non-Executive Chairperson: Ismael is an expert in the areas of banking and SME financing having over 27 years of experience in commercial banking industry, development banking as well as SME development. His professional career includes extensive tenure at Standard Bank Namibia, Namibia Development Corporation (NDC), Consumer Credit Namibia, a division of Nedbank Limited, Namibia National Reinsurance Corporation Ltd (NamibRe), the Institute of Bankers in Namibia (IOB Namibia) and Old Mutual Finance Namibia.
ALLEGROW fund BOARD of directors
Independent Non-Executive Director/GIPF Representative: Economist at the Bank of Namibia, in the Financial Markets Department. She gained various knowledge and experience in the commercial and central Banking environment, having worked for both for FNB Namibia and held various positions in the Bank of Namibia. She holds a B.Com (Hon) degree in Financial Economics and Investment Management and a B.Tech Degree in Economics.
Namibia Infrastructure Investment
and Development Fund (NIDIF)
Board of Directors
Independent Non-Executive Director: Willem joined the Department of Water Affairs where he worked for 11 years. He then transferred the Namibia Water Corporation Ltd (NamWater) where he stayed for 20 years until October 2018. Since October 2018 he is working as a freelance engineer in the open market. He holds a B Eng (Mechanical) degree from the University of Stellenbosch and obtained post graduate qualifications in Project and Programme Management.
EUPHRATES AGRICULTURAL FUND
Board of Directors
CEO of Debmarine Namibia since 2003. Held numerous engineering related positions at NAMDEB and DEBTSWANA since 1988 and serve as Chairman and Director on numerous boards. Registered Professional and Certificated Engineer, Master of Engineering from the University of Southampton (1988). Completed a Senior Management Development Programme with the University of Stellenbosch Business School (1996); Executive Development Programme wit Ashridge (1999) and Senior Executive Programme with London Business School (2006).