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  • Feroz-Basa

    Feroz Basa

    Boutique Head

    Feroz-Basa

    Feroz Basa

    Boutique Head

    • Global Emerging Markets


     

    Feroz is the boutique head of Global Emerging Markets and is also responsible for managing the Old Mutual Global Emerging Market Fund.
    Prior to setting up Global Emerging Markets, he was a portfolio manager and analyst in the ELECTUS boutique, after joining in February 2012.    
     
    He became portfolio manager of the Old Mutual High Yield Opportunity Fund in 2007 and assisted in implementing a philosophy and process for the Old Mutual High Yield Opportunity Fund and Old Mutual Value Fund. 

    While completing his studies, Feroz joined Old Mutual Unit Trusts in 1998. In 2004, he moved to Old Mutual Investment Group as a trainee analyst.

    With a passion for investments and a flair for numbers, he excelled in analysing both private and listed equities and became an equity analyst responsible for the building and construction, electronics and diversified transport companies.

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  • Izak-Swanepoel

    Izak Swanepoel, CFA

    Investment Professional

    Izak-Swanepoel

    Izak Swanepoel, CFA

    Investment Professional

    • Global Emerging Markets


     

    Izak's current responsibilities in the Old Mutual GEM boutique include analysing large listed emerging market companies in the industrial, consumer discretionary, staple and energy sectors.

    He has extensive experience in large cap equity research in both developed and emerging markets, focusing on the industrial sectors. Izak joined Old Mutual Investment Group’s ELECTUS boutique in May 2012.

    Prior to joining Old Mutual Investment Group, Izak worked in AllianceBernstein's Cape Town-based investment research team for nearly nine years. His responsibilities included large cap equity research on emerging markets (EMEA industrials, airlines, homebuilders and utilities) and developed markets (European airlines, homebuilders and utilities).

    His previous experience also includes time at Bank of America Securities in London as a senior analyst in European telecoms; at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette (DLJ) in London and at PricewaterhouseCoopers, in both their London and Cape Town offices.

    Izak has 15 years' investment-related experience as a global equity analyst, four years of experience in corporate finance, specifically involving valuation consulting in Europe, and a further four years of experience in accounting and auditing.

     

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  • Lynn-Klaase

    Lynn Klaase

    Equity Analyst: GEM

    Lynn-Klaase

    Lynn Klaase

    Equity Analyst: GEM

    • Global Emerging Markets


    Lynn joined the Old Mutual Global Emerging Markets (GEM) boutique as an equity analyst in July 2015. She is currently responsible for various shares within the financials and industrials sector. 

    Lynn completed her three years CA (SA) articles with the Old Mutual CA (SA) training programme. During the three years, she has had experience as an accounting and tax trainee in the Alternative Infrastructure Investment Management (AIIM) boutique; and as an internal auditor in the internal audit and risk team. CLOSE
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  • Sharief-Panseray

    Sharief Pansarey

    Senior Equity Analyst

    Sharief-Panseray

    Sharief Pansarey

    Senior Equity Analyst

    • Global Emerging Markets


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    Sharief joined the Old Mutual Global Emerging Markets (GEM) boutique as a senior equity analyst. His responsibilities include analysing listed resources and industrial companies globally as well as broad market analysis. He is also responsible for preparing and delivering formal presentations to internal and external clients.

    Sharief joined Old Mutual Investment Group in July 2008 as an equity analyst, responsible for SA listed resource companies and in 2012, he joined the ELECTUS boutique.

    Prior to joining Old Mutual Investment Group, Sharief was a sell side Equity Analyst at Credit Suisse Standard Securities for three years. His responsibilities included, research and analysis of listed companies within the gold and platinum sector of the JSE.

    Sharief has nine years work experience in equity research. CLOSE
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  • Shamiega

    Shamiega Isaacs

    Equity analyst: GEM

    Shamiega

    Shamiega Isaacs

    Equity analyst: GEM

    • Global Emerging Markets


    Shamiega became an equity analyst in the GEM team in March 2016. She first joined Old Mutual Investment Group in June 2013 in the Interface Office, where she worked for two years as a Data & Valuations Specialist. In August 2015, she was promoted to Manager of Data & Valuations team.

    Shamiega previously worked at Maitland Fund Services in both the Instrument & Fund Setup team as well as the Corporate Actions team.

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  • Wium-Malan

    Wium Malan, CFA

    Investment Professional

    Wium-Malan

    Wium Malan, CFA

    Investment Professional

    • Global Emerging Markets


     

    Wium joined Old Mutual in June 2013 as an Investment Analyst focusing on the Global Emerging Markets Equity product.  His role is to assist in emerging market stock selection and analysis in the telecommunications, internet, media and other industrial sectors.

    Wium previously spent a brief time at Oasis as an investment analyst, after which he worked at AllianceBernstein for six years. His investment experience includes covering the global telecommunication, media, healthcare, pharmaceutical and industrial sectors, both in the emerging and developed markets.

    He has nine years of experience in conducting research and analysis of financial and market data and contributing to the investment teams managing emerging and developed market investment products.

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  • Tanya-Goussard

    Tanya Goussard

    Office Manager & Personal Assistant

    Tanya-Goussard

    Tanya Goussard

    Office Manager & Personal Assistant

    • Global Emerging Markets


     

    Tanya is responsible for all the international travel logistics for the Global Emerging Markets (GEM) team, preparing presentations for client engagements as well as the day-to-day running of the GEM office.

    Tanya joined Old Mutual Investment Group in February 2000 as a personal assistant to the equity research team and in 2012 she joined the ELECTUS boutique. Tanya has 15 years of work experience in the asset management industry.

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