Thys is a portfolio manager for the Emerging Markets Hard Currency Debt Strategy and the Africa Fixed Income Opportunities Strategy at Ninety One. From a research perspective, he has regional responsibility for Africa. Prior to joining the Fixed Income team Thys spent two years in roles within the firm’s client service and investment support teams. Before joining the firm, he spent two years at Anglovaal Industries as an analyst within their corporate finance department.
Thys holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) degree in Investment Management from the University of Pretoria and is a CFA® Charterholder.