SOME KEY PROFILES
Expansion Capital, Mergers & Acquisition, Restructuring and Recapitalization, Working Capital Finance, IPO Bridge-financing, Foreign Subsidiary Recourse and Non-Recourse Financing.
Prior to NR Capital, Deepak occupied various senior Director positions in European and North American Banks where he was responsible for Structured Finance and Credit Risk in emerging markets investments. His expertise covers; expansion capital, working capital finance, IPO bridge-financing, foreign subsidiary recourse and non-recourse financing.
He is a commentator on trade & investment in India and Africa, financial regulation in African capital markets.
Managing Principal / Director
Martin provides group level guidance on both the firms Transaction Advisory (including Public Private Partnership - infrastructure development) and Capital Makets businesses (including listing and hedging instruments). LP/Fund Creation, IPO Listing and Financing, Groupt Risk Management, Asset Valuations, Default Risk Ratings.
Providing oversight on Structuring and Origination - he has advised the board of directors at Banks like CIB Egypt, UBA, Zenith Bank, Union Bank, Societe General Europe on Sub Saharan Africa expansion and balance sheet funding. Prior to NR Capital, Martin was a Debt Risk Manager at ING Group in London, and subsequently Vice President at Deutsche Bank head quarters, responsible for Global Fixed Income & OTC Risk. He's also Principal at Global Wealth Management a US SEC regulated ETF Multi Asset Manager, responsible for EMEA Institutional Asset Management.
Martin is regularly featured and quoted on his expertise on emerging market investments by CNBC, BBC, Reuters and Bloomberg.
Senior Principal / Director
Corporate Governance, Financial Control, Organisational re-engineering, Budgeting and Forecasting, Internal Audit, Taxation, Operational Finance, Fund Administration.
With a focus on Corporate Services and Strategic Assets across the business, Dumisa has acted as CFO and Financial Director in various blue chip companies like Alexander Forbes Financial Services, Aveng Construction and Airports Company South Africa (ACSA). Before this role, he was CIO of an $800 million fund in Africa. His other BoD positions included PetroSA (Petroleum, Oil & Gas Corporation of South Africa) and Central Energy Fund South Africa.
Head of Public Sector Coverage - Francophone Africa
Sega has spent 25 years working with international development agencies execute on foreign direct investments into francophone West & Central Africa. His experience cuts across regional government agencies focused on trade & commerce; to leading private sector developers from France, Spain, Japan and Portugal. As part of our senior team, he provides coverage in the region within our origination and structuring activities. He has been involved in projects related to Railways, Real Estate, Logistics and Power.
RICARDO (PhD, CFA)
Ricardo: We aim to support Long Only Funds, Asset Managers, Pensions Funds and Fund of Funds in their quest for products that generate Alpha. Our Indexes and Execution businesses are a natural complement for any institution looking for a cost effective turnkey approach to Africa's Capital Markets.
Head of Indexation & Asset Valuation
Ricardo's main focus is on asset valuations and pricing of equity and debt - assisting with financial modeling, flow forecasting, credit analysis. He oversees our Financial Instruments and Product Development focus, also providing expert advice on Nex Rubica Index Fund calculations for relevant Long Only Funds (approx $300 million) domiciled in Luxemburg & Mauritius. In 2008 Ricardo was part of the Nex Rubica team that created the 1st Benchmark Africa Exchange Traded Fund listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE Arca) . He also is responsible for the Quantitative Research desk that covers structured hedging solutions and portfolio analysis
Renee: Our Executive Team gives you the opportunity to navigate risk spots in Francophone and Anglophone Africa. We pride ourselves on being able to limit and educate clients on real African opportunities, doing it with transparency and professionalism.
Head of Administration & Research
With a wealth of experience in dealing with Public officials in South Africa and the Middle East, combined with an in-depth Political and Economics understanding of the African landscape, Renee is responsible for our Administration and Economic Research. Prior to Nex Rubica Capital, she was Chief Africa Political Economist at Delta Economics and again previously worked at Transparency International (South Africa) and as Senior Political TV Journalist at the South African Broadcast Commission (SABC). She has a PhD in Political Economics from the School of Oriental Studies (SOAS) University of London, United Kingdom.