SANNE bolsters its Management Company with senior promotion

Graeme Rate

Graeme Rate, Country Head – South Africa and Malta

07 November 2018

SANNE, the specialist provider of outsourced corporate, fund and private client administration is pleased to announce the senior promotion of Karlien De Bruin to Director and Head of SANNE’s Management Company (“Manco”) business in South Africa.

In her new role, Karlien will lead a team of business and operational professionals in delivering best-in class expertise whilst promoting and growing the Manco business.

Graeme Rate, Head of Hedge at SANNE, said: ‘This promotion reflects my confidence and that of SANNE’s that Karlien is the right person to continue driving and strengthening our Manco business. Karlien is an experienced leader with a broad and deep knowledge base that will enable her to support our clients and their future needs.

Karlien has over 17 years industry experience and prior to assuming her new role served as the Head of Market Risk of the Manco. Prior to joining SANNE, Karlien was an investment analyst at GraySwan Investment Managers where she chaired the responsible investing committee.

‘I am passionate about delivering new tailored solutions that make a positive difference whilst giving our clients the flexibility and agility to thrive,’ added Karlien.

With her experience within the asset management and banking industry, Karlien’s insights will ensure that SANNE remain at the forefront in creating sustainable future-fit product solutions for our clients.

Karlien is a CFA® Charterholder and holds B.Sc. Actuarial Science and B.Com Honours (Investment Management) Degrees from the University of Johannesburg, an Advanced Project Management diploma and is a qualified Carbon Footprint Analyst.

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