Willem has valuable experience in investment analysis, structured finance, credit risk and due diligence.

Prior to OP he worked as an MBA intern at African Rainbow Capital. His career includes experience across emerging markets for multinational corporations in the logistics, supply chain, and power sectors. He was a financial analyst at Cummins and finance business partner at AP Moller Maersk.

Willem holds an MBA from the HEC Paris Business School and a BCom Hons from Stellenbosch University.
He is a qualified Chartered Global Management Accountant and a member of CIMA.

Team.

Jonathan Oppenheimer

Partner

Jacob Hinson

Partner

Scott Brodsky

Partner

Neeraj Shah

Finance and Operations Director

Modise Madondo

Investment Director

Michael Adiukwu

Investment Director

Zelda Denny

Investment Director

Galetume Rampedi

Investment Associate

Willem Els

Investment Associate

Marisa Pillay

Accountant

Catherine Kirton

Executive Assistant

Cynthia Nkomo

Executive Assistant