Investment Management Team

 

Francois du Plessis

Managing Director

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Francois du Plessis

 

QUALIFICATIONS
MCom (Investment Management)
Memberships
South African Institute of Stockbrokers (SAIS)
Investment Analysts Society of South Africa (IASSA)
EXPERIENCE
VEGA Asset Management (2005 – present)
PSG Securities (1999 - 2005)
BoE Natwest Stockbrokers (1996 - 1999)
Frankel Pollak Stockbrokers (1994 - 1996)
First National Trust (1992 - 1994)
MISCELLANEOUS
Loves animals, reads history and collects art


frants

 

Frants Preis

Portfolio Manager

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Frants Preis

 

QUALIFICATIONS
CFA Charterholder
MEMBERSHIPS
Investment Analysts Society South Africa (IASSA)
CFA Institute
Golden Key International Honour Society
EXPERIENCE
VEGA Asset Management (2016 – present)
Kruger International (2015 – 2016)
Adendorff Auditors (2013 – 2015)
Finbond Mutual Bank (2011 – 2013)
MISCELLANEOUS
Frants is an accomplished musician and holds an honours degree in performing arts (piano) from the University of Pretoria.

 


matie

 

Matie von Wielligh

Non-Executive Chairman

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Matie von Wielligh

 

QUALIFICATIONS
BSc (Mech. Eng.)
MBA (University of Stellenbosch)
Stanford Executive Programme (Stanford, USA)
DIRECTORSHIPS
Afrimat Ltd
EXPERIENCE
Matie has over 40 years' engineering and business experience and currently consults on business strategy, new business development and project management. He previously held senior management positions at Iscor Mining and Kumba Resources before becoming managing director of Sishen Iron Ore Company.

 

coen

 

Coen Bester

Non-Executive Director

 

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Coen Bester

 

QUALIFICATIONS
BSc (Electr. Eng.)
MBA (University of Pretoria)
OPM (Harvard Business School)
DIRECTORSHIPS
Ansys Ltd
Alaris Holdings Ltd
EXPERIENCE
Coen is a seasoned businessman and serial entrepreneur, having successfully run his own high-tech venture, which he later sold. He has studied and taught leadership to various corporate clients for over 15 years. He is the author of "Live & Lead: Discover Your Personal and Organisational Guidancy System", which was published in 2012. He is the CEO and owner of BrainWorks, a management consulting company.