Jeff is a qualified Chartered Accountant with over 30 (thirty) years’ experience investing in listed and unlisted companies across numerous industries. Jeff is a start-up specialist, having co-founded numerous companies including Brandcorp Proprietary Limited (listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange in 1997), KNR Flatrock Proprietary Limited, Balboa Finance Proprietary Limited, Born Free Investments 272 Proprietary Limited, Eurosuit Proprietary Limited, Bride and Co Special Occasions Proprietary Limited, Redwood Capital Partners Proprietary Limited, Seed Engine Proprietary Limited.
He is a co-founder of the Grovest Group and VCMS, the pioneers of Section 12J Venture Capital Companies in South Africa. VCMS is currently the administration manager for 25 (twenty five) registered VCC’s. Jeff is also a founder of Metta Capital Managers, the first Section 12J fund of funds offering to the market. He is a member of the sub-committee of The Southern African Venture Capital and Private Equity Association, focused on Venture Capital.