Linda Mateza

Head of Investments and Actuarial Services, Government Employees Pension Fund (GEPF)

Linda Mateza is the Head of Investments and Actuarial Services at South Africa’s Government Employees Pension Fund (GEPF). The GEPF is a defined benefit pension fund with around 1.6 million members, comprised of employees, retirees and beneficiaries. The Fund is the largest in Africa and has assets worth ZAR 1,8 trillion (around USD 120 million).

Linda holds a Master’s degree in Finance and Investments from the University of the Witwatersrand.

She is a Fellow of the Africa Leadership Initiative and the Aspen Global Leadership Network.