Antoon is an investment specialist and portfolio manager in the Fixed Income team at Ninety One. He is a portfolio manager for our Emerging Markets Local Currency Debt, Emerging Markets Local Currency Total Return Debt, and African Fixed Income strategies. He also has joint regional research responsibilities for Africa. He joined the Investec Group in 2005 as part of the Investec chartered accountant (TOPP) Programme. After spending time in accounts and investment banking where he was involved with merger and acquisition advisory work, he joined the firm in 2006. Antoon holds a Master’s degree (cum laude) in Economics and an honours degree in Accounting from the University of Stellenbosch and is a Chartered Accountant (SA). Antoon studied in Germany as part of his post-graduate economic studies.