Cape Town, South Africa
Cape Town, South Africa
"When I think about how technology has changed the world in the past 50 years alone, I feel inspired to be working and partnering with founders who are building the world of tomorrow. Activant has a dynamic ecosystem of partners, investors and advisors who turn ideas into organized actionable elements. Working at the forefront of innovation and taking on the big guys is a challenge and a privilege!"
JJ grew up in Cape Town and started his career at Deloitte, working across South Africa and parts of the United States. He transitioned into the buy-side and worked as part of the investment team of a global equity fund largely covering the fintech space, where most of his expertise lies today at Activant.
He is a passionate surfer, squash player, and wine enthusiast.
B. Commerce, Accounting & Finance
Honors, Accounting & Finance
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Flagship Asset Management
Global Equity Analyst
Origination of investment ideas in the global investing landscape with an emphasis on fintech. Focused on industry research and analysis to stay abreast of the main developments in global markets and evolving investment trends.
Developing financial models for fundamental analysis on global publicly listed companies. Writing periodic reviews on stocks in the portfolio. Focused industry research to stay abreast of the main developments in the global investment markets.
About Flagship Asset Management
Established in 2001 and 100% owned by staff and directors, Flagship Asset Management is a boutique asset manager for established individuals who want to grow, preserve, and protect their investments. Flagship invests in a concentrated selection of high-quality businesses with sustainable runways for growth.
Gained solid insights into financial reporting of companies and learnt to approach tasks with a healthy level of professional skepticism.
As part of the Financial Institutions Team (FIST), JJ worked on clients across asset management, investing banking and private equity. He valued derivative instruments (FEC’s, swaps and options) and performed valuations (DCFs and market multiples) to gain comfort around fair value reporting.
Deloitte, is a multinational professional services network with offices in over 150 countries and territories around the world.