Karlien De Bruin

Karlien De Bruin

Head of Manco
Pier Place, Heerengracht Street, Foreshore, Cape Town, South Africa

As Head of SANNE's Manco business in South Africa, Karlien is responsible for delivering the firms hosting solution for regulated hedge fund and unit trust portfolios.

She has 17 years’ experience in financial services ranging from asset management to banking. Her experience include the investment process from investment portfolio construction through to trade execution as well as model building, scenario analysis and stress testing.

She is a CFA® Charter holder and holds B.Sc. Actuarial Science and B.Com Honours (Investment Management) Degrees.

Karlien De Bruin's specialisms

  • Management Company

    SANNE's Management Company is a registered Collective Investment Scheme Management Company regulated by the Financial Services Board.  This allows it to provide investment managers with an outsourced portfolio hosting platform for hedge fund and unit trust portfolios.  The investment manager is able to focus on their core activity of investment decision making.

    Core deliverables of the Management Company are to ensure regulatory and mandate compliance of the portfolios and to perform an independent risk monitoring function.  The Management Company maintains a strong internal control structure to minimise risk of operational and financial failure.

    Our approval enables us to offer investment managers with a number of portfolio choices:

    > Qualified Investor Hedge Funds

    > Retail Investor Hedge Funds

    > Unit Trusts

    For more information on our Management Company, please click here.


  • About us

    SANNE is a leading global provider of alternative fund and corporate administration services.

  • Our services

    SANNE provides clients across the globe with a wide range of complementary business services, focused on two core areas: alternative asset services and corporate and private client services.

  • Our approach

    We understand that each client relationship has a unique set of requirements and expectations; that is why our client service teams are handpicked and tailored to fit the specific and evolving needs of each client.

  • Thought leadership

    At SANNE, we collaborate and share our knowledge and best practice with those we value. These are the things that make the difference.

  • Our people

    We work with talented people. It’s their deep expertise, knowledge and collaborative nature that differentiates us. We see things differently.

  • Global locations

    Our global network is spread across three global regions: The Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific & Mauritius.