Leadership

The Kisby Team

The Kisby team brings an exceptional level of entrepreneurial experience, diversity, in-depth industry, investment and capital markets experience.

This team brings together investment management and financial services into the heartbeat of the economy: empowering SMEs in getting SA back to work.

A proven track record in successfully managing small & large enterprises, this team has the reputation and profile to make Kisby a success

The Kisby Management and Senior Advisors


  • 35 Years of leadership in financial service
  • Member of the Standard Bank Group
  • CEO of Capital Alliance
  • CEO of Brait
  • Executive Chair of Purple Group
  • CEO of SAPO
  • Chair of SA Futures Exchange
  • Actuarial Science Graduate


  • Managing Director – 27Four Investment Managers
  • Chairperson of Legae Securities
  • Executive Director of Africa Collective Investments
  • Member of the Association of Black Securities and Investment Professionals
  • Member of the Board of Directors of the Association for Savings and Investment South Africa (ASISA).
  • Member of the Financial Sector Charter Council Reporting Working Committee.


  • CEO and Co-Founder of Rainfin Credit marketplace
  • Non-Executive Director of 4AX Debt Services
  • Chairman of Titan Investments 7
  • CEO TexmeX SME Lender

Prior Experience

  • CEO TradeWorld SME marketplace


  • CA(SA), CFP, Post Graduate Diploma in Corporate Finance, Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning Law, Post Graduate Diploma in Auditing.
  • Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Lebashe Investment Group
  • Founder and CEO of WGW Advisory (Pty Ltd)
  • Non-Executive Director on the board of Arena Holdings
  • Chairman of the Joint Investment Committee of the Telkom Retirement Fund
  • Extensive experience in the investment arena

Prior Experience

  • Previous Investment Banker and Wealth Manager at ABSA Capital
  • Served in various roles at Alexander Forbes


Kisby Investment Committee

Kisby’s management will be supported by seasoned professionals comprising:


  • 35 Years of leadership in financial service
  • Member of the Standard Bank Group
  • CEO of Capital Alliance
  • CEO of Brait
  • Executive Chair of Purple Group
  • CEO of SAPO
  • Chair of SA Futures Exchange
  • Actuarial Science Graduate


  • Managing Director – 27Four Investment Managers
  • Chairperson of Legae Securities
  • Executive Director of Africa Collective Investments
  • Member of the Association of Black Securities and Investment Professionals
  • Member of the Board of Directors of the Association for Savings and Investment South Africa (ASISA).
  • Member of the Financial Sector Charter Council Reporting Working Committee.


  • CA(SA), CFP, Post Graduate Diploma in Corporate Finance, Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning Law, Post Graduate Diploma in Auditing.
  • Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Lebashe Investment Group
  • Founder and CEO of WGW Advisory (Pty Ltd)
  • Non-Executive Director on the board of Arena Holdings
  • Chairman of the Joint Investment Committee of the Telkom Retirement Fund
  • Extensive experience in the investment arena

Prior Experience

  • Previous Investment Banker and Wealth Manager at ABSA Capital
  • Served in various roles at Alexander Forbes


  • CEO: KhumaloCo
  • Chairman of Ince and Brave Group
  • Founder of I AM AN ENTREPRENEUR

Prior Experience

  • Member of the Takeover Regulations Panel
  • Member of the Directorate of Market Abuse
  • Director of South African Airways
  • President of ABASA
  •  Fellow of The Centre for African Management and Markets at GIBS
  • Regular writer and speaker on Entrepreneurship


  • Arena Holdings – Chief Information Officer
  • Entrepreneur

Prior Experience

  • Thatama Consulting – Managing Director
  • Absa – Head: Information Risk Management
  • SARS – Head: IT Governance & Business Continuity Management
  • Gobodo Inc. – Director: IT Audit


  • Founder and CEO of BankerX

Prior Experience

  • Investment banker specializing in M&A, corporate finance, technical valuations, restructuring and capital raising
  • Cross-sector, multi-product experience across Africa
  • Actively involved in supervising postgraduate finance academic research, mentorship and talent development
  • Generates regular thought leadership in demystifying complexities within financial markets
  • Actively promotes financial literacy through applied concepts specifically for GenZ & Millenials


  • CEO and Co-Founder of Rainfin Credit marketplace
  • Non-Executive Director of 4AX Debt Services
  • Chairman of Titan Investments 7
  • CEO TexmeX SME Lender

Prior Experience

  • CEO TradeWorld SME marketplace

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