Nelson Mandela Foundation

Sello  Moloko New Deepetch 2016

 Sello Moloko is co-founder and Executive Chairman of the Thesele Group and has a wealth of business experience gained over more than 25 years in financial services (investment management and employee benefits). He holds a BSc Honours degree and a Postgraduate Certificate in Education from the University of Leicester, and has completed an Advanced Management Programme at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

Sello holds positions as independent Non-Executive Chairman of both Sibanye-Stillwater Limited and General Reinsurance Africa. He also serves on the boards of Prudential Investment Managers, DG Capital, Telkom and Stor-Age Property REIT Limited. 

Sello has previously served on the boards of several listed companies, including Alexander Forbes Group Holdings Limited (as Non-Executive Chairman), Gold Fields Limited, Makalani Holdings Limited, Acucap Properties Limited and Sycom Property Fund.

He is the former CEO of Old Mutual Asset Managers and former deputy CEO of Capital Alliance Asset Management, firms he initially joined as senior portfolio manager and analyst, respectively.

Sello is a trustee of the University of Cape Town Foundation and the Nelson Mandela Foundation, where he chairs the investment committees. He was the national president of the Association of Black Securities and Investment Professionals (ABSIP) from 2005 to 2007. In 2003, ABSIP presented him with the Financial Services Pioneer Award in recognition of his achievements in the field of investment management.