PRIVATE EQUITY TEAM

TOMI AMOSUN CA(SA): Managing Partner
Bachelor of Business Science (Finance) degree from the University of Cape Town. RE 1,3,5

Tomi has a proven track record of Private and Listed Investments, and Real Estate as a trusted adviser to many large listed and unlisted companies in South Africa and Africa,.  He has concluded over R75 billion of corporate and investment transactions including all aspects of Mergers and Acquisitions, Private Equity Advisory, Company Restructurings, Listings, BEE Transactions and Capital Raising across numerous sectors. Tomi is a fellow of Archbishop Desmond Tutu Leadership Institute, was recognised as an ABSIP Game Changer in the Financial Sector (2013)

LANGA MADONKO: Investment Principal, Capital raising and Investor relations

Langa is an Investment Principal and is responsible for Investor Relations at Summit Africa. He has 11 years’ Investment experience and has executed transactions in Financial Services, Oil and Gas, Mining, Manufacturing, Agro-processing in excess of R10bn. Previously he has worked with JP Morgan New York and Mckinsey Los Angeles. He is a member of the Advisory board of Investing in Women Entrepreneurs Global Organisation, he also serves on the SAVCA Board subcommittees for Training as well as Regulatory Affairs

NGANGE NONGOGO CA(SA): Partner and Investment principal
PGDA from the University of Cape Town. CA (SA), CAIA

Ngange has over 12 years of experience as an alternative investments specialist in the venture capital, private equity and hedge fund sectors. He has acquired, managed and disposed of over R15bn of assets, in the form of equity, debt and bespoke instruments, across a multitude of industries . Ngange has served as a member of listed and unlisted boards, focusing primarily on the execution of strategy and the implementation of the respective transformation plans.
Prior to Joining Summit, Ngange was a Partner at Rockwood Private Equity and an Investment Director at Value Capital Partners and Senatla Capital

MAKHADZI LUKHAIMANE: Associate – Private Equity
CFA Charter Holder from the CFA Institute, Bachelor of Commerce (Finance) from the University of Johannesburg

Makhadzi has over 6 years’ experience in the financial services sector. Prior to joining Summit Africa she worked at Mineworkers Investment Company as a Private Equity Analyst and Executive Assistant to the CEO where she was involved with market and industry research, financial modelling, valuations as well as commercial and operational due diligence, providing investment recommendations on potential acquisitions. Makhadzi has also previously worked at the Public Investment Corporation as a Trainee Equity Analyst

SOCIAL INFRASTRUCTURE TEAM

TOMI AMOSUN CA(SA): Investment Consultant
Bachelor of Business Science (Finance) degree from the University of Cape Town. RE 1,3,5

Tomi has a proven track record of Private and Listed Investments, and Real Estate as a trusted adviser to many large listed and unlisted companies in South Africa and Africa,.  He has concluded over R75 billion of corporate and investment transactions including all aspects of Mergers and Acquisitions, Private Equity Advisory, Company Restructurings, Listings, BEE Transactions and Capital Raising across numerous sectors. Tomi is a fellow of Archbishop Desmond Tutu Leadership Institute, was recognised as an ABSIP Game Changer in the Financial Sector (2013)

LANGA MADONKO: Investment Principal, Capital raising and Investor relations

Langa is an Investment Principal and is responsible for Investor Relations at Summit Africa. He has 11 years’ Investment experience and has executed transactions in Financial Services, Oil and Gas, Mining, Manufacturing, Agro-processing in excess of R10bn. Previously he has worked with JP Morgan New York and Mckinsey Los Angeles. He is a member of the Advisory board of Investing in Women Entrepreneurs Global Organisation, he also serves on the SAVCA Board subcommittees for Training as well as Regulatory Affairs

VALUE ADD & SHARED SERVICES TEAM

BRIAN KNOTT: Fund Operations, Value Add – Performance Optimisation
CA (SA)

Brian has over 24 years proven track record in financial services and real estate investments. He completed his articles at a medium sized auditing practice and gained broad exposure to a number of industries before commencing his career in the financial services arena with Liberty Life. His career accelerated with his appointment to Investec Bank as a divisional Financial Manager in the Private Banking division and with Investec Investment Management Services. He later joined m Cubed and was instrumental in the set up of financial, product development and operational systems to support the business operations. After a number of years in the business management consulting and real estate development and investments arena, he joined Silica Holdings (a wholly owned subsidiary of Investec) responsible for the outsourced administration of 65% of the financial services CIS administration in South Africa including Stanlib, Investec, Nedgroup, Sanlam, Ashburton and PSG. Brian’s core competency is the implementation of corporate strategies, bridging the traditional gap between blue sky opportunities and successful operational implementation. This includes the vision, conceptualisation, and implementation of integrated operational systems to give effect to the desired strategic outcomes. During his career he has managed large delivery teams and has a proven track record of large systems implementations

LOUISE CHENNELLS: Operations, Data & HR Specialist
B.Com Honors in Economics

She has seventeen years of diverse experience spanning strategic planning, management information and project management in international investment banking and most recently the NGO sector. Louise has a proven track record of building and delivering sustainable, scalable and cost-efficient systems either for consolidation or expansion of businesses. Her areas of expertise include financial planning, forecasting,,implementation finance systems, re-engineering processes and cost optimisation, usually as a result of a merger, growth or down-sizing strategy