Ipeleng is the co-founder and CEO of Motseng Investment Holdings (MIH), a diversified investment holdings group. A pioneering entrepreneur, she established the first black women owned CCTV business and subsequently founded MIH. She was a promoter of Delta Property Fund, a leading black managed property loan stock company. Ipeleng serves as the Chairperson of MPAMOT. She has served on various boards of unlisted and listed businesses, public sector agencies and non-profit organisations.
Laverne is a consultant at Investec Bank Limited (Investec), with a focus on fund finance debt solutions for private equity, infrastructure and real estate funds that invest in Emerging Markets. Laverne is a qualified Chartered Accountant (SA) and Chartered Financial Analyst. Prior to focusing on fund finance, Laverne obtained significant experience in leverage finance and corporate finance. His transactional experience includes senior debt, mezzanine debt, leveraged buyouts, management buyouts, equity investments, M&A and equity capital markets.
Richard is Managing Director of UK Climate Investments (UKCI). UKCI sits within the Green Investment Group, which since 2017 has been part of the Macquarie Group. UKCI is a partnership between the UK Government and Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA) to invest £200m of UK climate finance funds in transformational green energy projects in sub-Saharan Africa and India. MIRA is Macquarie’s specialist real asset fund management business and the largest infrastructure fund manager globally with over $100bn of assets under management. Richard’s career in MIRA has included global and pan-European COO roles and asset management and transaction activity. Before joining Macquarie, Richard was a UK Senior Civil Servant.
Ruse Moleshe is an Infrastructure Finance Specialist with 23 years of experience in energy and infrastructure across Sub Saharan Africa. She is a co-founder and managing director of RUBK (Pty) Ltd., an infrastructure advisory and consulting company. She has successfully completed work on the “regulatory review of the electricity market in South Africa towards crowding in private sector investment” as a lead national consultant with the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa. Ruse has held leadership positions in government, Development Finance Institutions, a commercial bank and an Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) company. She was previously the Head of Industrial Infrastructure, at the Industrial Development Corporation, where she structured and financed transactions in the renewable energy, water, telecommunication and transport sectors. Ruse has served as a Non-Executive Director of a private sector entity.
Shamilah is a partner of Bowmans and Head of Bowmans’ Banking and Finance Department and was previously Head of Bowmans’ Infrastructure Sector. Mrs Grimwood acts for a full range of clients from developers to government utilities. Her transactional experience includes the structuring and negotiation of PPPs, concessions, privatizations and off-take arrangements.
Dr Khoza is the President of the Institute of Directors South Africa and a distinguished leader and change agent at the forefront of transformation in the South African political economy. Dr Khoza is currently Chairman of Dzana Investments (Pty) Ltd, the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) and Assupol Insurance Group among others. He has chaired the boards of Eskom Holdings, Nedbank Group, Globeleq, GlaxoSmithKline South Africa. He also served as a director of JSE Limited, Old Mutual Plc, IBM South Africa, Liberty Life Group, Sasol Oil, Nampak Limited and the Standard Bank Group.
Reyburn is a joint controlling shareholder and manager of H1. Prior to this, he was a founding member of HJS Advisory Services (Pty) Ltd (subsequently acquired by Hosken Consolidated Investments) and was also a founding director of African Harvest Capital (now called Vunani Ltd), in its investment banking division. Reyburn also worked as an equity analyst and portfolio manager at Southern Asset Management.