Team

FUnD MAnAGEMEnT

Since 2007 Edge has been building businesses and helping to integrate enterprise and supplier development (ESD) investments into corporate supply chains. Edge Growth is a trailblazer as an Enterprise and Supplier Development Fund Manager currently managing 6 funds and over a billion Rands in capital. Edge’s developmental acceleration programmes have seen clients strategically integrate and empower SMEs across various industries.

 

Edge Growth is the appointed fund and programme manager.

InVESTMEnT COMMITTEE

Our Investment Committee is responsible for evaluating and approving the Fund’s portfolio of investments and boasts investment professionals with experience in private equity, SMEs and developmental investing.

LEON CAMPHER

CEO, ASISA

RIAZ GARDEE

Head of Corporate Finance, Liberty

JAMES HOWARD

Portfolio Manager, Future Growth

KHANYA OKUMU

Head, Enterprise and Supplier Development Fund, Old Mutual

JOHN STURGEON

Group Executive, Corporate Finance, Liberty holdings LTD, Chairperson of Audit and Risk Committee

MIKE HERRINGTON

Executive Director, Global Entrepreneurship Monitor

HANNEKE LOUW

Corporate Finance and Investments, Santam

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The Fund is governed by a Board of Directors representing industry and Government with more than 200 combined years of specialist experience in financial services, governance, fund management, procurement and transformation.

INGRID GOODSPEED

Non-Executive Director
(Chair)

RUTH BENJAMIN- SWALES

CEO,
ASISA Foundation

AMANDA KHOZA

Group Empowerment Executive,
Alexander Forbes

NIRAJ GUDKA

Chief Operating Officer,
PSG Konsult

RAY-ANN SEDRES

Head of Sustainability,
Santam

SCHALK FOURIE

Non-Executive Director

ZULFA ABDURAHMAN

Chief Risk Officer,
Old Mutual Investment Group

 

FRANCOIS ADRIAAN

Senior Policy Advisor
ASISA

 

RODGER WALTER

Chief Financial Officer
ASISA