Salome Young

Legal Counsel

In the company since


Years in the industry



Salome is the retail and hedge funds lawyer within Ninety One’s legal team. She is responsible for all legal work and regulatory interaction in relation to Ninety One’s retail funds and hedge funds. She provides legal support to the firm’s client groups in South Africa, Namibia and Botswana and is responsible for negotiating all legal agreements relating to the distribution of the firm’s fund ranges.

Salome further provides legal support in relation to Ninety One Investment Platform's savings and retirement products. Salome returned to South Africa from London in 2013, having spent seven years at the firm’s London office, five months of which was at the New York office.

Salome holds a Bachelor of Law degree as well as a Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Planning from the University of Stellenbosch.