He has a proven track record in driving business results and establishing new businesses, serving and advising public and private clients in the Infrastructure, Industry, Energy, Real Estate, Mining, Prior to joining Quantum Global Martin was a Member of the Executive Board and Global Head Urban Business Group at Pöyry PLC in Finland. A Swiss national, Martin earned a M.Sc. in Civil Engineering from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETHZ).
Jean-Claude Bastos de Morais, Founder and Group CEO
Jean – Claude is an African investor, entrepreneur and innovation influencer with a deep interest in African socio-economic development. Also the Founder of the African Innovation Foundation, a not-for-profit organization which sponsors numerous initiatives aimed at encouraging, develop-ping and rewarding business innovation across Africa, he is on the advisory board of the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) and the University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business.
David Carvalho, Group Head of Private Equity
With more than 16 years’ experience in banking and investment institutions, David has held senior roles at Banco Angolano de Investimentos, Banco Nacional de Angola, Dain Rauscher, Morgan Stanley amongst other leading African and international financial companies. Since January 2017 he is responsible for all the Group’s Private Equity activities, specifically the seven investment funds managed by Quantum Global.
Adrian Leuenberger, Group Head Asset Management
Adrian focuses on the organisation and further development of private equity governance structures at Quantum Global. Actively involved in financing and debt raising activities, he is also responsible for the Group's Investment Management operations. Adrian graduated with an MBA from the Harvard University Graduate School of Business Administration and has over 20 years of professional experience in top executive positions in banking, industry and private equity.
Mthuli Ncube, Group Head of Research
A renowned industry expert in macroeconomics, development economics and finance, and a PhD in Economics (Mathematical Finance) from University of Cambridge, Mthuli has more than 25 years of work experience, including as former Chief Economist and Vice President, African Development Bank Group. Previously professor of Public Policy, Oxford University, Lecturer in Finance, LSE as well as Dean and Professor of Finance, Wits Business School, South Africa, he is the author of 11 books and several research papers.
Dejan Srejic, Group Head of Portfolio Management
Dejan has over twenty years’ experience overseeing capital market investments as a Fund Manager, Portfolio Manager and Portfolio Analyst both in Switzerland and abroad. He graduated with a postgraduate Master degree in Corporate Finance, a Bachelor of Business Administration in International Finance and is a Certified European Financial Analyst. Prior to joining Quantum Global Investment Management, Dejan led a Portfolio Analyst team at Vontobel Asset Management.