Francois Jansen van Rensburg

Head of MENA & Frontier Markets

Mr. Jansen van Rensburg is the Head of the MENA & Frontier Markets Business. This role includes the responsibilities of both CEO and COO for Aventicum Capital Management (Qatar).

Prior to joining Aventicum Capital Management, Mr. Jansen van Rensburg was the Chief Operating Officer and Head of Product Development for the Asset Management division of EFG-Hermes. His responsibilities included all operational initiatives of the business. Mr. Jansen van Rensburg also acted as Director on multiple funds and investment/general partner entities.

Prior to joining EFG-Hermes, Mr. Jansen van Rensburg was a manager within KPMG’s MESA (Middle East and South Asia) Advisory practice offering management consulting and risk consulting services to the financial services industry. He worked with KPMG in both South Africa and MESA as part of KPMG’s global financial services Advisory practice.

Mr. Jansen van Rensburg holds a B.Acc. (University of Stellenbosch, South Africa), a B.Com Hons (University of South Africa), and an International Markets Qualification from the Securities Institute, London. He is also a member of the South African Institute of Financial Markets and the Global Association of Risk Professionals.