With a wealth of frontline investment management experience in Africa, Gerald serves as an executive within RisCura in Africa and is responsible for business development. He was instrumental in the establishment of RisCura in Zimbabwe in 2014 after identifying the country’s need for an independent advisor with proven credentials in advising institutional investors.
In his role, Gerald ensures that the investment deliverables provided by RisCura to its client is appropriate, easily understood and adds demonstrable value. Prior to joining RisCura, Gerald was also a founding partner of a specialist investment advisory and investment management business (Atria Africa) based in Mauritius. Gerald’s passion to have first-hand experience in investing in Africa led him to join a leading pan-African asset manager, Imara Asset Management, where he had dual responsibility as lead analyst on listed equities in Egypt, Morocco, Zambia and Mauritius whilst also building the business’s fixed income capability in Zimbabwe. He started his career in private equity investment in sub-Saharan Africa with Business Partners and has also worked as a credit analyst for Futuregrowth Asset Management.