Co-Head : Old Mutual Private Equity
BBusSc (Finance Hons); BCom (Accounting Hons); CA(SA), CFA® Charterholder
Chumani is the co-Head of Old Mutual Private Equity (OMPE), overseeing the investment process, strategic direction and operational running of the business.
Since joining Old Mutual Alternative Investments (OMAI) in 2007, he has been involved in the full suite of private equity functions, from deal origination to implementation, investment management and exit. OMPE is now one of the largest and most established private equity managers in South Africa, with R8 billion invested across a range of sectors and in excess of R15 billion returned to investors.
Chumani joined Old Mutual Private Equity as an Analyst, coming out of the Old Mutual TOPP Programme. He has 14 years of experience in private equity investments. He is also the founding Chairman of Fun Learning for Youth, a non-profit organisation providing academic support to high school learners from disadvantaged communities to enable them to gain entry into university.
Chumani has degrees in business science and accounting and is a Chartered Accountant and a Chartered Financial Analyst. He serves on the boards of MoreCorp, Medhold, Footgear and Phembani.