Our Greatest Wealth

Kelebogile Moloko

Executive Director & Chief Investment Officer
Management Committee

Kelebogile Moloko is the founding Executive Director of Prowess Investment Managers. She holds the position of Chief Investment Officer at Prowess and heads up the Fixed Income Division. She brings 17 years’ investment management experience to the business. Over the last 20 years, Kelebogile has accumulated experience in Portfolio Management, credit risk management, private equity, development finance and business development. Her qualifications include Bcom (Economics & Finance Majors), Bcom Honours: Financial Analysis & Portfolio Management & INSETA Leadership Advancement Diploma.

Mario Fisher

Head of Scientific Equity
Management Committee

Mario Fisher joined Prowess from Prescient on 1st November 2017 as a Portfolio Manager and Head of Scientific Equity. In addition to his Scientific Equity responsibilities, Mario will assist in automating the Fixed Income portfolios. Mario has 20+ years of work experience and attained a BCom degree in Information Systems as well as a MSc degree in Computer Science from the University of Cape Town. He also completed the Quantitative Equity Portfolio Management certification at SDA Bocconi School of Management in Milan. Previous experience include positions at Futuregrowth Asset Management, Deutsche Bank (UK) Global Equity Derivatives, Royal Bank of Canada (UK) Global Capital Markets, Old Mutual Investment Group and Prescient Investment Management.

Cheryl Wyngaard

Operations Team Head
Management Committee

Cheryl Wyngaard has extensive experience in the asset management space and brings expertise in the finance and auditing, valuations and asset pricing, compliance, process and systems creation. This complements the skills that already reside within Prowess through the rest of the operations team. She holds a Bachelor of Commerce Economics from the University of Cape Town obtained in 2000. She further completed a Certificate in Accountancy from the University of Natal in 2002 and in 2012 completed a course in Accelerated Supervisory Development through the University of South Africa. Cheryl joined Prowess from the Public Investment Corporation where she spent 8.5 years. Cheryl has 14 years’ experience in the financial services industry (Fixed Income, Property Investment Management and Auditing). Her responsibilities ranged from specialist investment administrator, assistant money market dealer at, trainee accountant at PricewaterhouseCoopers South Africa (“PWC”), management accountant and recently as a Fund Financial Manager for a Property Fund at the PIC.

Janine De Bruyn

Non-Executive Director

Janine has 27 years working experience that includes Private Equity, Corporate Finance, Consulting, Accountancy and Portfolio Management. Her qualifications include, BCOMPT and Bcomm Honours: Financial Analysis & Portfolio Management. Janine gained 6 years’ investment expertise at Sanlam Investment Management and Futuregrowth Asset Management. Thereafter Janine established her own consulting firm and has spent over 14 years consulting to various black economic empowerment groups, private companies, financial services businesses and renewable energy providers.

Pinkie Ncetezo

Non-Executive Director

Mrs Ncetezo was appointed as director of Prowess Investments on the 1st of February 2018 and has 35 years’ work experience. Her experience includes Administration, Contract Management and Human Resources from IBM. She served as the CEO of SAWIMIH (South African Women in Mining Investment Holdings) for 4 years and gained experience in Investments, Governance and Compliance. She managed Lefika Concrete Manufacturing from 2007 until 2012. She served as Chairperson of BKOne, a private equity company. Mrs Ncetezo has an MBA, Diploma in Management; Certificate in Management from the Open University in the UK; MAP from the Wits Business School; Master of Education from OHIO University in the US; BA Social Work from Unizul.

Renier Schonken

Non-Executive Director

Renier’s 22 Years working experience includes Accounting, Financial Management, Business Consulting and Coaching and Merchant Banking. His qualifications include a B.Comm Degree, BCOMPT (Honours) and he is an Accredited Mentor & Business Coach.