Investor Relations Officer
Location: Based in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Giles was schooled at Hilton College in the Kwa-Zulu Natal Midlands, after which he attended the University of San Diego, playing on the NCAA golf team in 2008/09. From mid-2009 to 2012 Giles returned to South Africa and obtained a 4-year Business Science Honours Degree from the University of Cape Town, majoring in Finance.
Before joining Barak, he previously worked at Dimension Data as an Enterprise Client Manager until mid-2015, specialising in client relations and solution selling. After having a short stint at an Offshore Wealth Management Company where he gained exposure to global markets and experienced dealing with offshore fund portfolios, he joined Barak Fund Management and Riparian Commodities in November 2015 as the Investor Relations Officer.
Giles is CFA Candidate and is working towards his full designation.