Investment management

Dr. Manas Bapela | Chief Investment Officer
M Sc (Mathematics) cum laude Ph D (Mathematics) University of Pretoria, Global Investment Risk Management (Said Business School, Oxford University) UK

Manas has over 16 years experience. This includes lecturing, investment analysis, and managing portfolios across all asset classes including derivatives.

Saul Miller | Head of Equities
M Bus Sc (Actuarial Science) UCT
Fellow of the Faculty of Actuaries, FFA (UK)

Saul has over 14 years of investment experience and is an accomplished money manager.

Mokgatla Madisha | Head of Fixed Income
B Sc (Mechanical Engineering)
B Com Hons (Financial Analysis & Portfolio Mgt) UCT

Mokgatla Madisha joined Argon Asset Management in April 2011 after a long and successful career at Investec Asset Management where he was a portfolio manager of the core bond proposition and an assistant portfolio manager for the cashplus products.

Krishna Sathee | Portfolio Manager Fixed Income
B Sc Hons (Statistics) UNISA

Krishna has over 15 years of fixed income investment management experience from firms including Allan Gray, African Harvest Fund Managers & Trilinear Investment Managers. He has held positions of fixed income trader, analyst and portfolio manager.

Kyle Hulett, CFA | Head of Multi Asset Class
B Bus Sc (Actuarial Science) UCT
Fellow of the Faculty of Actuaries, FFA (UK)

Kyle has over 12 years of investment experience and is an accomplished money manager.

Tobias Brandt, CFA | Portfolio Manager Multi Asset Class
B Sc (Applied Mathematics & Physics)
B Sc Hons (Applied Mathematics) UCT

Tobias joined Argon in August 2012. He has international investment industry experience from the world's largest hedge fund group, Man Group PLC.

Sophie van Garderen, CFA | Equities Analyst
B Com Hons (Investment Management)
M Com (Business Management) RAU

Sophie has 18 years of investment experience gained at RMB Asset Management. At RMB she held various positions including research analyst responsible for industrial stocks, co-manager of the RMB Emerging Companies Unit Trust Fund, co-manager of RMB Balanced Unit Trust Fund and portfolio manager of several third party institutional clients.

Junaid Bray, CFA | Equity Analyst
B Bus Sc (Finance)UCT

Junaid has 12 years investment management experience. He joins us after spending nearly 6 years in Abu Dhabi as a Senior Investment Analyst.

Tsepo Moteuli | Risk and Performance Analyst
B Sc (Actuarial Science and Statistics) University of KZN
M Sc (Financial Mathematics) Leeds University, UK

Tsepo has over two years industry experience as Investment Actuarial Specialist and Actuarial Consultant from Momentum and NMG Consultants and Actuaries.
 

Katleho Motsohi | Trainee Investment Analyst
B Com (Philosophy, Politics & Economics) UCT, M Sc Finance (Economic Policy) SOAS, University of London (UK), Candidate; CFA Level 1, IMC (UK)

Alum of the Schroders / Argon Global Graduate Trainee Programme. Katleho has recently returned from London, UK where he underwent investment training with Schroders Investment Management Limited.
 

Siseko Joxo | Trainee Investment Analyst
B Com (Accounting) UWC, Candidate; CFA Level 2, IMC (UK)

Alum of the Schroders / Argon Global Graduate Trainee Programme.  Siseko has recently returned from London, UK where he underwent investment training with Schroders Investment Management Limited.