Zahir Mahomed is a seasoned financial services professional with deep technical skills in credit, structured finance, project finance, leveraged finance and deal making coupled with local and global equity research. He has worked on many large transactions with deal sizes of up to ZAR20 billion. Zahir garnered his experience at industry leading organisations such as Standard Bank, Barclays Africa Group and Oasis Group Holdings. Zahir obtained his B.Com (Accounting Sciences) (Honours) degree at the University of Pretoria and his Post Graduate Diploma in Accounting & Auditing through RAU and UCT. After completion of his traineeship at Deloitte he was admitted as a Chartered Accountant. His previous role was at Standard Bank, where he headed up the Structured Lending team. In July 2015, Zahir was appointed Managing Director of Quince Capital.
Sizakele has more than 10 years experience, post Chartered Accountancy (CA) qualifications. She has worked in numerous roles, both financial and business operations covering sectors such as accounting and auditing, financial services, government and business coaching. In January 2015, she was appointed as Financial Director at Quince Capital.
CAIB (SA) B-Tech Banking
Rudi started his career as an assistant collections clerk at Santam Bank in 1989. He held numerous positions within all aspects of the finance process and ended his 19 year career at ABSA Vehicle and Asset finance as a Regional Manager. In March 2009 he was appointed as General Manager Marketing and Sales at Quince Capital.
BCom Master’s Degree in Business Management – UNISA
Jabu has over 15 years’ experience in the financial services sector, managing credit and credit risk methodologies in asset-based finance; unsecured loans; wholesale credit; overdrafts; facilities; home loans and pension-based finance. Her expertise is in credit granting, credit operations, credit analytics, managing impairments effecting on and off-balance sheet recovery plans, specialized collections and vendor management.
Jabu has gained experience in various companies in the financial sector and banking in both management and Executive level.
BSoc Sc – University of Cape Town; Post-Grad Diploma Organization and Management – UCT
Executive Development – Wits Business School
Phumza’s passion for people started at a very early age, this is when she attained her Bachelor of Social Sciences degree in Industrial Sociology from the University of Cape Town. She comes with extensive Human Resource experience from various sectors like Retail, Office Automation, Engineering and Defense, both at Management and Executive level. She is very passionate about people development, making a difference and adding value to the Company.
She joins Quince Capital from 01 July 2019.