Our People

OMSFIN offers its employees amazing opportunities for growth in an environment conducive to learning. We provide people not only with an opportunity to learn from the best, but also to become the best thought leaders in the investment industry. We offer access to a network of knowledge. OMSFIN employees have a passion for markets, the commitment to find innovative solutions, to take ownership for their work, to have a can-do attitude and work collaboratively in teams. Ultimately OMSFIN has a team of highly qualified professionals that achieve exceptional results that benefit its people, the business and shareholders in a sustainable way.

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

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    Lance Osburn

    Co-Managing Director

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    Lance Osburn

    Co-Managing Director

    • Specialised Finance
    • Old Mutual Specialised Finance (OMSFIN)



    Qualifications: BBusSc (ActSci); Fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries; Fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa; CFA® Charterholder

    Lance is the Co-Managing Director of Old Mutual Specialised Finance (“OMSFIN”). 

    Lance was previously the Executive Director of Trading and ALM for OMSFIN with duties including oversite of Trading Execution, Asset Liability Management, Credit Portfolio Management and Investment Treasury. 

    Prior to OMSFIN, Lance worked as a Fund Actuary for Old Mutual Healthcare including appointments for the Old Mutual Staff, Nedbank and Mutual & Federal funds.

     
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    Shaun Harris

    Co-Managing Director

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    Shaun Harris

    Co-Managing Director

    • Specialised Finance
    • Old Mutual Specialised Finance (OMSFIN)





    Qualifications: CA(SA), CFA® Charterholder

    Shaun is the Co-Managing Director of Old Mutual Specialised Finance (“OMSFIN”). 

    Shaun was previously the Financial Director of OMSFIN. Prior to being the Financial Director, he was the Head of Origination for OMSFIN. 

    Prior to Old Mutual, Shaun worked as a Mezzanine Finance Transactor at Makalani. Shaun completed his articles in 2003 at Deloitte and remained with the firm for a further three years, where he was a Senior Manager in the Financial Institutions Team.

     

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    Gavin MacNaughton

    Chief Commercial Officer

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    Gavin MacNaughton

    Chief Commercial Officer

    • Specialised Finance
    • Old Mutual Specialised Finance (OMSFIN)





    Qualifications: B.BusSc, ACMA, CGMA

    Gavin is the Chief Commercial Officer of Old Mutual Specialised Finance (“OMSFIN”). Managing the strategy and business development for OMSFIN

    Gavin was previously the Head of Strategy and Business Development for OMSFIN.

    Prior to OMSFIN, Gavin occupied several roles at Morgan Stanley’s London office. Gavin spent time in the Group Treasury function overseeing the group’s funding process, managed the Fixed Income Capital team working closely with Credit Risk, before taking on a role as an internal strategic consultant with responsibility for delivering strategic growth initiatives for Morgan Stanley’s European business. Gavin Spent 10 years at Morgan Stanley before returning home to Cape Town and joining the OMSFIN team in 2010.

     

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    Munnik Botha

    Head: Market Risk & Quant Development

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    Munnik Botha

    Head: Market Risk & Quant Development

    • Specialised Finance
    • Old Mutual Specialised Finance (OMSFIN)




    Qualifications: B.Bsc Honors

    Munnik is currently the Head of Market Risk and Quant Development in Old Mutual Specialised Finance “ OMSFIN”. His responsibilities include profit attribution, market risk management, quantitative development and monitoring and reporting for activities in trading and portfolio management.

    Having completed his Honours in Statistics at the University of Witwatersrand, Munnik joined the Old Mutual life company in 1993. He worked in many and various actuarial areas in the life company, including Actuarial Finance, Group Assurance and PFA, before joining OMSFIN in 2004, where he joined the Trading Team before heading up the Market Risk area in 2008.

     
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    Rolf Canto

    Co-Head: Origination

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    Rolf Canto

    Co-Head: Origination

    • Specialised Finance
    • Old Mutual Specialised Finance (OMSFIN)





    Qualifications: M.Sc.Eng, MBA, CFA Charterholder

    Rolf is the Co-Head of Debt Origination at Old Mutual Specialised Finance (“OMSFIN”).

    Rolf was previously the Head of Infrastructure Finance at OMSFIN, focusing on unlisted fixed income investments in the SOE and project finance sectors.

    Prior to Old Mutual, Rolf held senior roles at Rand Merchant Bank and Absa Bank, structuring bespoke funding packages for large privately financed projects in Sub-Saharan Africa, spanning the energy, bulk water, logistics and PPP sectors.

     

     

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    ABDU-RAHMAN ABRAHAMS

    Co-Head: Origination

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    ABDU-RAHMAN ABRAHAMS

    Co-Head: Origination

    • Specialised Finance
    • Old Mutual Specialised Finance (OMSFIN)





    Qualifications: B.Bus.Sc (Finance, Accounting, Statistics), PGDA, HDipTax

    Abdu-Rahman is currently the co-head of asset origination for Old Mutual Specialised Finance (“OMSFIN”).

    Abdu-Rahman is one of the pioneers of OMSFIN having joined the team in 2006. He was previously the Head of Principal Investments for OMSFIN. In that role he conceptualised and successfully built the principal investments business into the significant business it is today.

    Prior to Old Mutual, Abdu-Rahman completed his articles at PwC in Financial Services.

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    NUHRAAN JAKOET

    Head of Operations

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    NUHRAAN JAKOET

    Head of Operations

    • Specialised Finance
    • Old Mutual Specialised Finance (OMSFIN)





    Qualifications: B.Com Financial Accounting

    Nuhraan is OMSFIN’s Head of Operations. She joined OMSFIN in 2013 and currently serves as an Executive Committee member. Her responsibilities span broad operational oversight including leading a diverse operational team supporting credit, deal management, trading and treasury functions.

    Prior to joining OMSFIN Nuhraan spent 6 years working for entities of Macquarie Group Limited within investment banking and financial services. She spent 2 years abroad as head of a middle office team within Macquarie North America supporting the America’s region within the Capital Markets and Securities Group. Post financial crisis Nuhraan gained invaluable insights into US regulatory reform for OTC derivatives and delivering projects for the region across a broad agenda, from strategy to process efficiency, and team restructure locally and globally. She trained in audit at PwC Cape Town before moving into an operational focused role. CLOSE
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    LEBOHANG PULE

    Head: ALM & Treasury

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    LEBOHANG PULE

    Head: ALM & Treasury

    • Specialised Finance
    • Old Mutual Specialised Finance (OMSFIN)





    Qualifications: B.Econ.Sci; BSc Hon (Act.Sci); MCom

    Lebohang takes responsibility for our ALM and Treasury functions. These functions are responsible for the market facing asset liability management, funding and liquidity management of the Old Mutual Group.

    Prior to joining OMSFIN, Lebohang was with the Liberty Group where he filled key roles within Stanlib and LibFin. At LibFin, Lebohang looked after delta-one and derivatives ALM.

    At Stanlib Lebohang’s last position was Head of Portfolio Management for a team managing in-excess of R50bn using quantitative investment strategies.

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