Richard is a portfolio manager responsible for Pan-Africa listed equities at Ninety One. He joined the firm as an analyst in 2012 covering global emerging markets equities. Prior to joining the firm he covered the South African General Financial Sector and the large South African banks while at Absa Capital Securities (Pty) Ltd. Prior to this he was an analyst at BJM Securities (now Renaissance BJM). He was awarded as one of the top analysts in the Financial Mail Analyst Rankings for the general financial sector in 2010, 2011 as well as 2012. Richard graduated from the University of Pretoria with a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) degree in Accounting Science. He completed his articles at KPMG Inc. Richard is a Chartered Accountant and CFA® Charterholder.