THE TEAM

The Eos Capital founders have significant value creation experience and unlisted investment experience and are supported by private equity and other necessary experts

  • Strategy, organisational and operational improvement experience from a variety of sectors and leading businesses across Africa while at McKinsey and Company (the leading global management consulting firm), Liberty Life in South Africa, Old Mutual Africa.

  • Focus is on financial services and strategy as an MBA graduate from London Business School and an Actuary.

Nicole Maske
Managing Partner
  • Cross-industry transaction advisory, strategy, and performance improvement experience with leading listed and unlisted companies as well as major local and global private equity funds in Sub-Saharan Africa, the Middle East and Europe

  • Part of the founding team of boutique strategy and transaction advisory firm RAND Strategy Advisors, previously led Accenture South Africa’s M&A practice and gained experience as a hedge fund research analyst

  • Holds MSc (Engineering Management) and BEng (Industrial) degrees and is a CFA Charter holder

Ekkehard Friedrich, CFA
Partner: Investments
Frederico Van Wyk
Senior Associate
  • 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.

Shetugwana Tulonga Shipena
Associate
  • Holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Financial Management Sciences from the University of Pretoria and a Masters Degree in international Business from Monash University Malaysia

  • Experience in market research, financial analysis and strategic planning and analysis

Jacinta Hidimbwasa
Analyst
  • Holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Financial Accounting from the University of Cape Town and currently completing Honours in Taxation – Technical and compliance from the University of Cape Town.

  • Experience in financial management, financial analysis, financial modelling, performing quantitative and qualitative analysis to conduct market research, industry trends research and competitor analysis

Etienne Abraham Hofmeyr
Finance, Compliance and Reporting Manager
  • Experience in financial management, financial reporting, audit, data modelling and analytics with a focus in process improvement and automation in the manufacturing, hospitality and audit environment.

  • Holds a Bachelor of Business Science Degree with honours in Finance from the University of Cape Town, an MBA with specialisation in Finance from the Australian Institute of Business and is currently working towards holding a CFA Charter qualification.

Connie Marlene-Theyse
Senior Associate
  •  Vast experience working with leading companies in the Namibian Advisory, Auditing, Financial Services, Manufacturing and Transport Industries, with particular focus on financial management, performance improvement, risk management and strategy.

  • Holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Economic and Management Sciences from the University of Stellenbosch.

Emmarentia Irion
Office Manager
  • 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

ALLEGROW INDEPENDENT BOARD MEMBERS

Gida Nakazibwe-Sekandi

Independent Non-Executive Director and Chairperson of the Allegrow Fund: She has extensive experience through her tenure at Capricorn Investment Holdings Limited (CIH), the holding company of Capricorn Group. She also serves as a Non-Executive Director of various boards within the Capricorn Group, including Bank Windhoek, Welwitschia Insurance Brokers and Nam-mic Financial Services Holdings. She also serves on the board of Hangala Group of Companies.

Gida holds a Bachelor of Law (LLB' 1976) degree from the University of Makerere, Uganda and a Diploma in Legal Practice awarded by the Legal Development Centre in Kampala, Uganda. She is an accredited public relations practitioner by the Public Relations Institute of South Africa (PRISA) and founder member of PRISA Namibia. Prior to joining the banking industry, she served as head of corporate affairs and communication at Rössing Uranium Limited, a member of the Rio Tinto Group.

Ingo Schneider

Independent Non-Executive Director: Chartered Accountant with 21 year experience in both the financial and manufacturing sector having worked for the Capricorn Group, Nedbank and MeatCo. He is currently the CFO of QKR Namibia Navachab Gold Mine.

Diina Hamutumwa

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.

Quinton Morgan Dicks

Independent Non-Executive Director. Non-practicing attorney. Director of Companies. Quinton has over 20 years in private equity and M&A experience having worked at Brait Advisory, Metier, and Old Mutual Private Equity where he was involved in direct and fund of fund investing. Most recently Quinton was the CEO of the SASME Fund. Quintons holds the following degrees: BA, LLB, Post Grad Dip Tax, LLM and MBA

NAMIBIA INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT & INVESTMENT FUND INDEPENDENT BOARD MEMBERS

Chriszelda Muenjo

Independent Non-Executive Director and Chairpoerson: Chriszelda heads the risk, compliance, legal and company secretarial functions at an executive level and has 7 years’ experience in governance management at a local listed company. Previously she worked for Old Mutual as a Risk & Compliance Specialist, the German Technical Corporation as a Policy Review & Capacity Building Coordinator and in the compliance department of Mainova Frankfurt, Germany. She holds inter alia a Master of Law & Business from the Bucerius Law School & WHU School of Management in Hamburg, Germany, a bachelor of law degree from the University of Namibia and a certificate in Financial Management from the Stellenbosch University. She is also a member of the risk institute in the UK.

Willem Venter

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.

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