Empowering Growth Through People

Team

At Lefa Asset Managers, our dedication to building better businesses and maximizing value for all stakeholders is rooted in our belief in the power of people. Assembling boards and leadership teams with a rich tapestry of perspectives is central to our mission. We understand that diversity not only drives performance but also fosters innovation and resilience. Together, we're shaping a brighter future for Africa and beyond." - Boitumelo Mofikoe (CEO & Principal)

Our Strategy and Commitment

Being diverse and inclusive community isn’t just a strength—it’s our foundation for success. By championing diversity, we cultivate stronger partnerships and, in turn, create more resilient businesses. As we advance towards a more inclusive workplace, we’ve identified four essential pillars for sustainable transformation.

At Lefa Asset Managers, we recognize the undeniable value of diverse teams in driving superior performance. We are committed to fostering a vibrant community where the exchange of insights, diverse perspectives, and a culture of innovation thrive.

Our diverse and inclusive community isn’t just a source of strength—it’s fundamental to our ability to cultivate stronger partnerships and build more resilient businesses. As we press forward on our journey towards a more inclusive workplace, we’ve pinpointed four key elements essential for driving sustainable change:

1

Individual Commitment

To inspire both teams and individuals to be proactive.

2

We Are Data Led

To provide guidance, track progress, and enhance accountability.

3

Enhancing impact and ESG through education and systemic changes.

To ensure that our structures facilitate everyone’s understanding and advancement of inclusivity, thereby impacting ESG.

At Lefa, our team is not just assembled; it’s curated. Each member is carefully selected based on a meticulous evaluation of their values, experience, and networks. We believe that the strength of our team lies in the diversity of expertise and backgrounds, ensuring that we bring a wealth of perspectives to every endeavor. Together, we form a cohesive unit dedicated to innovation, collaboration, and achieving excellence in all that we do.

BOITUMELO MOFIKOE

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER | Investment Committee Member

TENNYSON KEGAKILWE

CHIEF OPERATIONS OFFICER

Dave Romero

DEPUTY CHAIR | Investment Committee Member

ANDILE KETA

INVESTMENTS MANAGER | Investment Committee Member

ODWA NGXINGO

PRIVATE EQUITY PROFESSIONAL | Investment Committee Member

NONKANYISO MAKAULA

INVESTMENT COMMITTEE MEMBER & ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER

MOSIMANEGAPE MOLEME

ESG ADVISORY | Investment Committee Member

LOYISO MANGENA

ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER & NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

TOPE A IMASEKHA

ADVISORY BOARD AND Investment Committee Member

Managing Our Investments

At Lefa, our approach to managing investments is founded on rigorous due diligence, clear decision-making processes, and robust methods honed over decades in the investment sector. We understand the importance of thorough research and analysis before making investment decisions, ensuring that every opportunity is carefully evaluated for its potential impact and returns. Our commitment to excellence extends beyond financial gain; we also strive to drive positive change through our investments.