If someone came to you tomorrow with R100m to invest in just one company, which would it be? I believe investing this amount in a single counter can be considered irresponsible, and would rather invest in a smart beta-type fund. As with any investment, one has to be prudent, but I believe more attention should be given to such funds. Which talent would you most like to have? The talent of foreseeing the turning points of investment performance cycles. Have this, and you have the Holy Grail of investments. What was your first-ever job? While studying, I was employed as a student library assistant. If you could fix one thing in SA today, what would it be? As I am a qualified teacher, education is close to me. An improvement in the quality of education would have knock-on effects in areas such as employment, entrepreneurship, poverty and competitiveness. What’s your favourite song? I’m a 1980s junkie, so I like anything from that decade. I also enjoy Bollywood music. If you could turn ...

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