Meet

the team

Leadership

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Samki Koti

Chief Executive Officer

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  • Experience: 20+ years in equity research, sales and trading 

  • Previous roles: Arqaam Capital, Citigroup, Consilium Capital, Rand Merchant Bank and UBS

  • Education: University of the Witwatersrand

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Lushane Prezens

Managing Director: Transaction Execution

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  • Experience: 20 years in investment banking and financial services

  • Previous roles: JP Morgan, Morgan Stanley, PricewaterhouseCoopers and Fidelis Partners

  • Education: University of Cape Town; Qualified Chartered Accountant (SA)

Advisory Board

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Catherine Flax

Senior Advisor

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  • Experience: 30+ years in financial services and commodities marketing, sales and trading 

  • Previous roles: Senior mgmt roles at BNP Paribas, JP Morgan, UBS and Morgan Stanley

  • Education: Brown University, Texas A&M University

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Toyanna Mayo

Senior Advisor

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  • Experience: 20+ years in asset management and compliance

  • Previous roles: Perella Weinberg (MD and Deputy COO); Och-Ziff Capital Management (MD - Senior Compliance Officer); Aetos Capital

  • Education: Duke University

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Damian Dolland

Board Member

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  • Experience: 20+ years in investment banking 

  • Previous roles: JP Morgan (MD), Morgan Stanley (ED) and Founder of the Darisami Group

  • Education: Duke University