Jeleze Hattingh

M.Sc. Business Mathematics and Information Science (Cum Laude), CFA, CMT

Director and Portfolio Manager

Jeleze joined Element Investment Managers in 2010 as an investment analyst and was appointed as a portfolio manager in 2012. She shares joint responsibility for managing the non-equity and fixed income assets under management and also has portfolio management responsibilities for Element’s multi-asset portfolios. Her responsibilities further include fundamental analysis of the property sector and technical indicators.

Prior to joining Element, Jeleze had accumulated 8 years of work experience in the financial sector – both locally and abroad – working for institutions such as ABSA, Standard Bank, Credit Suisse (UK) and Deloitte Consultancy (UK). Jeleze returned from London to South Africa in 2008 and joined Allan Gray in Cape Town as their Fixed Interest Trader, before joining Element in 2010. Jeleze received a Master’s of Science (Cum Laude) in Business Mathematics and Information Science from the University of the North-West (previous Potchefstroom University) and is both a CFA and CMT charter holder.