Japheth Munywoki is the CEO of Goodson Capital Partners a uniquely African investment firm located in Johannesburg with offices in Sub-Saharan Africa. He manages the Africa franchise covering advisory, deal origination, capital raising, corporate & project finance, business pathfinding, mergers & acquisitions and portfolio management.
His experiences in various fields include; equities research on macro and counter specific coverage. In asset management, developing indices for licensing to asset managers across a range of themes including relative value and macro strategies. In stock broking, development of a Pan African execution platform to offer access to institutional clients into the African continent.
Past successes include;
- Development of investable indices for licensing to asset managers while as Analyst at Africa Investor & Managing Director at Securities Africa. This involved investment criteria formulation, composition, country selection, counter selection, index modeling, maintenance, rebalancing, distribution of data & commentary (on electronic & print media).
- Development of a Pan African execution platform to offer access to institutional clients into the African continent as Head of Africa Desk at Barnard Jacobs Mellet. This entailed structuring of the business model, funding model, operational model, selection of priority countries, broking partners’ selection, custody & settlement partners selection, drafting, negotiating & reviewing risk mitigation measures, developing client acquisition strategies, regular commentary on electronic & print media on the product.