B.Com, CFA Co-Founder, Managing Director & Chief Investment Officer
Daniel has 23 years of investment industry and business management experience across multiple asset classes and geographies. In 2015 he began the formal process of creating our firm. Resolute in his open-minded curiosity about the way things really work, his ambition is to establish an ethical, sustainable business based in South Africa. As a result, the firm is grounded in and surrounded by people and processes that are unwavering in their purpose and dedication to making a meaningful impact for all our clients and other stakeholders. Daniel believes in doing things properly or not at all.
Daniel is a co-founder and shareholder of our firm and holds the CFA designation.
After receiving his B.Com Degree from Stellenbosch University in 1994, he worked as a private client stockbroker with SMK Securities in Cape Town before joining Brockhouse & Cooper, as a dealer in Montreal, Canada. In 2000, he joined Investec Asset Management as a dealer and investment analyst in London and then Cape Town. He was part of Regarding Capital Management between 2003 and 2015 where, as Chief Investment Officer, his key responsibilities included custodianship of the investment process, investment research, portfolio management, business management, and client and media relations.