As risk and investment management specialists with backgrounds in actuarial consulting, fund allocation and manager research, we are a team made up of professionals from both the industry and the academia. We believe best risk management solutions in the investment management industry are those developed at the intersection of academic theory, empirical evidence and best industry practice.
Our Senior Team is constituted as follows:
Itai Raymond Mukadira, BComm(Hons), FIA, FASSA
Itai has more than 20 years of actuarial consulting experience to a wide range of institutional clients within Southern Africa. His main focus has been in risk and investment management to ensure long term financial solvency and ongoing viability for a range of financial schemes. He currently consults to one of the largest Pension Funds in South Africa.
Itai is a qualified actuary and a member of both the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (UK) and the Actuarial Society of South Africa. He is also a registered FSCA Representative authorized to give advice to pension funds.
Gandy T. Gandidzanwa, BComm, PGDip (UK), MComm (Actuarial), CIPM
A global speaker and thought-leadership contributor, Gandy has more than 20 years of financial services experience in three countries. Gandy has had various roles in the financial services industry where he specialised in building and implementing models in the actuarial consulting environment. He has also served as the Principal Executive Officer of one of the biggest umbrella funds in South Africa where he was responsible for managing several billions of assets on behalf of fund members.
Gandy holds a post-graduate qualification in Advanced Risk and Investment Management from the Yale University School of Management (USA). He is also a registered FSCA Key Individual authorized to give advice on both standardised and customised investment solutions.