Closing Date: 05.05.2020
The Head of Investments will develop, implement, direct and manage effective operational business strategies. The successful candidate must demonstrate a natural commercial aptitude and provide the necessary leadership to guide specific strategic imperatives. They will be a member of the executive team (EXCO) and report directly to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO). The successful candidate will assume full responsibility in shifting the current company focus of consolidation to one of expansion and growth. One of the key areas of expansion will be in the debt financing department and the successful incumbent will oversee debt financing to different demographics and within the key industries of transport, logistics, manufacturing, tourism, and consultancy services. Overall, the successful candidate must demonstrate entrepreneurial flair and an appetite for risk which will assist in the growth of a healthy loan book. Importantly, the incumbent will be required to build and foster meaningful relationships with clients and diverse stakeholders, responding to all necessary protocol and diplomacies.