Head of Investor Relations, Lereko Metier
J-P is responsible for investor relations at Lereko Metier. He completed undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in economics at the Rand Afrikaans University (now the University of Johannesburg).
J-P started his career at the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) in their 'Class of' programme in 1998. J-P was the head of the JSE's strategy team from 2001 to 2006 and his work included the implementation of various strategic initiatives to foster the development of the stock exchange as a business, which culminated in its listing in 2006.
In 2006, he was appointed as the CEO of the South African Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (SAVCA), where he gained extensive insights into the local and global regulatory, compliance and investor environments for the private equity industry.
In 2012 J-P joined Lereko Metier with a focus on driving its long term investor relations efforts. He is engaged in all of the firm’s forums in order to discharge his mandate.
J-P is a board member of SAVCA and advisor to institutional investors seeking guidance in their private equity investment programs.