Paul Christopher Botha - Chairman
Paul is a practicing attorney and notary public having been in private practice since 1986. Paul did a substantial amount of cross-border mergers and acquisition work throughout Africa until 1998 when Paul established an advisory business for Brait, an international investment banking business.
Jacques du Toit - CEO
With almost 20 years of experience in the telecoms industry, Jacques has successfully built and managed a number of organisations over the years, including Orion Telecom - South Africa's largest LCR business. In 2013 Jacques was appointed as CEO of Vox Telecom, having previously run and managed the largest division in the Group, Vox Orion.
Gert Koen - CFO
Gert Koen obtained his BAcc (Hons) degree through the University of Stellenbosch in 2000 and completed his articles with Greenwoods Chartered Accountants, during which time he managed the audit of Vox Orion (Pty) Ltd (now a major subsidiary of Vox Telecom Limited).
Anisha Gordhan - Non-Executive Director
Prior to joining Investec, Anisha spent 7 years in strategy and operations consulting at a top tier management consulting firm. In 2006, Anisha joined the Investec team where she spent her first year optimizing operational areas within the Private Bank. In 2007, she joined Principal Investments where she has been responsible for private equity and black economic empowerment transactions across various industries as part of a team which manages a portfolio with a cumulative enterprise value in excess of R17 billion. Anisha currently serves as a non-executive director on the boards and relevant committees of a number of Investec’s portfolio companies including DCD Group (Pty) Ltd, Spring Lights Gas (Pty) Ltd, FFS Refiners (Pty) Ltd and Calulo Investments (Pty) Ltd.
Cassim Motala - Non-Executive Director
Mr Cassim Motala, MBA (UCT), is a Private Equity transactor at RMB Ventures. He started his career working for an internet gaming start-up in 1997 working his way up to senior management heading risk.
Dalein van Zyl - Non-Executive Director
Dalein completed his undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering at Stellenbosch University and, after graduating, spent time in the mining industry and investment banking.
Eutychus Wahome Mbuthia - Non-Executive Director
Eutychus Mbuthia graduated with a degree in electrical engineering from the University of Nairobi (Kenya) and subsequently joined PricewaterhouseCoopers where he qualified as a certified public accountant (CPA).