Unathi is a deputy head of SA Equity & Multi-Asset within the 4Factor team at Ninety One. She has portfolio management responsibilities for the Balanced and General Equity strategies, as well as the South African Resources Strategy. As sector head of Resources she is responsible for driving the research agenda within this sector with specific research responsibilities for a number of large cap mining companies. Unathi joined the firm from Investec’s Private Bank division, where she was an internal and external consultant covering credit applications and loan agreements since 2008.
Prior to joining Ninety One, she was a business director at Amperzand Advertising and an organisational development consultant at resources for African Innovations. Earlier in her career, she worked as an occupational therapist and also spent some time in a non-profit organisation.
Unathi has a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy degree from the University of Stellenbosch. She graduated cum laude from the University of Cape Town with a Master of Business Administration degree. Unathi is also a CFA® Charterholder.