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Our People

Meet Our People

We believe in running an ethical business, even if it costs us. 
We keep our promises, and we genuinely care about people – our staff, our clients and the communities in which we invest. We’re proud of our culture and our Futuregrowth family.

Our Executive Committee

Our Executive Committee (EXCO) has a wealth of experience and diverse set of qualifications to foster successful management of the business and cohesion among the respective departments.

Carmelita

Carmelita Pastor

Head: People & Organisation

Rookaya Ahmed

Head: Legal

Barron Africa

Barron Africa

Chief Operating Officer

Andrew Canter

Chief Investment Officer

Daphne Botha

Daphne Botha

Portfolio Manager and Head: Risk Management

Gianpaolo Gazzilli

Gianpaolo Gazzilli

Head of Finance

Maseabi Marageni

Maseabi Marageni

Head: Business Development

Paul Rackstraw

Paul Rackstraw

Managing Director

Reza Soloman

Reza Solomon

Head: Information Technology

Ryan Kieser

Ryan Kieser

Head: Compliance

Yusuf

Yusuf Chothia

Manager: Enterprise Solutions

Investment Team

Our investment team’s specialist skills ranges from macro-economic and interest rate management to investment analysis and expert dealing.

Rhandzo
Sheree
Mzi
Ntuthu
Badier
Nicolene
Altaaf
Nadia
Mandy
Olga
Thina
Bonga
Jason
Craig
Yunus
Smital
Angelique
Fareez
Amrish
Lufuno

Business Development Team

Our business development team is committed to understanding client needs and delivering bespoke investment solutions.

Ziyanda
Uviwe
Shihaam
Maseabi
Marilyn
Phumelele
Christine

Client Relationship Management Team

This team will be the primary point of contact for all servicing and operational requirements. The team will be responsible for ad- hoc reporting and day-to-day query resolution, ensuring that your concerns are addressed promptly and effectively.

Naailah
Mpho
Ameera

Operations & Support Teams

The operations and support teams at Futuregrowth play a key role in ensuring that our business operations are robust and fit for the future.

Zipho
Zintle
Yusuf
Thembelani
Sue from the operations and support team
Shahnaaz
Richard
Reza Soloman
Natasha
Natasha
Nadia
Maree
Marcel
Makodi
Lise from the operations and support team
Felicity
Colleen
Xhanti
Brett
Ayesha

Board Members

Mr PE Rackstraw

Managing Director, Futuregrowth

Mr AC Canter

Chief Investment Officer, Futuregrowth

Mr HW Beets

Independent Member

Mr GL Gobodo

Managing Director. Old Mutual Investment Group

Ms P Moodley

Old Mutual Investment Group

Ms S Mabaso-Koyana

Chairperson, AWCA Investment Holdings

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Our Transformation Journey

We Invest in Transformation

Investing in transformation is at the heart of our business, investment and organisational strategies. Our transformation initiatives have helped us contribute to South Africa’s growth for over 20 years.