The recordings of presentations and discussions at Talking Investments with Coronation August 2022, featuring a line-up of renowned industry experts, are now available.

Programme

MANAGING ASSETS IN AN ERA OF DISLOCATION and CORONATION’S INVESTMENT APPROACH TO THE NEW REGULATIONS
Karl Leinberger

Chief Investment Officer at Coronation

Karl is Chief Investment Officer (CIO) and manager of Coronation’s Houseview strategies. Karl joined Coronation in 2000 as an equity analyst. He became Head of Research in 2005 and was appointed as CIO in 2008. Karl has 22 years’ investment experience.

Marie Antelme

Economist at Coronation

Marie is an economist in the Fixed Interest investment unit. Prior to joining Coronation in 2014, Marie worked for UBS AG, First South Securities and Credit Suisse First Boston. Marie was highly ranked in a range of local and international analyst surveys while on the sell-side. She has more than 21 years’ experience as a market economist.

Pallavi Ambekar

Head of Absolute Return at Coronation

Pallavi is Head of Absolute Return and a portfolio manager across all strategies in this unit. She also manages the Balanced Defensive and Capital Plus unit trust fund and has research responsibility for certain large capitalisation shares listed on the JSE. Pallavi joined Coronation in 2003 and has 19 years’ investment experience.

We have a focus crisis
Johann Hari

New York Times bestselling author of Stolen Focus

Humanity’s struggle with paying attention is the latest focus of Johann’s work. Our lack of concentration is affecting our power to innovate and think deeply, says Johann. He sheds some light on the attention crisis, and what we can do to recover our minds.

The current challenges and opportunities of managing retirement funds in South Africa

Panel discussion moderated by Kirshni Totaram

Kirshni Totaram

Global Head of Institutional Business at Coronation

Kirshni is one of the senior executives at Coronation and has been with the company for 20 years. She is part of the executive committee and has key responsibility for the global institutional business and product development. Kirshni is a qualified actuary and a CFA charterholder.

Leslie Ndawana

Chief Executive Officer and Principal Executive Officer of the National Fund for Municipal Workers

Leslie has been in the South African retirement fund industry for well over a decade, mainly in advisory and fiduciary capacities. He currently serves as Director of Batseta. Leslie was also a member of the Financial Sector Transformation Council’s Sub-committee that reviewed the transformation matrices for retirement funds and related sectors.

Jarred Glansbeek

Chief Investment Officer and Founder of RisCura

Jarred brings a wealth of experience and skill in the asset management and retirement fund industries, having founded RisCura in 1999. As CIO, Jarred ensures that RisCura’s global institutional client base receives optimal portfolio performance through investment asset class structuring specific to their needs.

Caroline Henry

Chairman of the board of the Eskom Pension Provident Fund (EPPF)

Caroline is a qualified chartered accountant with technical expertise in treasury and significant experience in the energy sector. In addition to her role as chairman of the EPPF, she also serves in non-executive positions at Sun International and the Association of Corporate Treasurers. Her membership of various committees at the entities she serves ensures her knowledge is current and relevant.

Karl Leinberger

Chief Investment Officer at Coronation

Karl is Chief Investment Officer (CIO) and manager of Coronation’s Houseview strategies. Karl joined Coronation in 2000 as an equity analyst. He became Head of Research in 2005 and was appointed as CIO in 2008. Karl has 22 years’ investment experience.

THE REVENGE OF GEOPOLITICS
Gideon Rachman

Chief Foreign Affairs Commentator, Financial Times

With his remarkable access to world leaders and insights gained through extensive travels, Gideon offers an insider's view on global events. Gideon, an award-winning author and journalist, speaks authoritatively about geopolitics and globalisation. He is a well informed commentator on the current war in Ukraine and on the possible consequences for Europe and the wider world.