Director, African Alpha*
Brad has over 25 years experience in emerging markets, in particular Africa. Brad spent the majority of his career as Global Head of Global Markets covering Fixed Income, Currencies, Commodities and Equities, for Africa’s largest bank, Standard Bank, initially in Johannesburg followed by a 10 year stint in London. In this role, Brad was responsible for building Standard Bank’s global businesses in Sales and Trading, Debt Capital Markets and Securitization, across a footprint of 30 countries including 17 in Africa. Brad then went on to build the Bank’s sector coverage teams in Mining & Metals, Power & Infrastructure, Telecoms and Media and Financial Institutions as part of a strategic initiative to move Standard Bank from a product centric to a client centric model before leaving in late 2011 to co-found African Alpha Investment Partners.