Head: Credit Risk – South Africa
Prior to joining Barak Fund Management, Vishlyn was Head of the Infrastructure Credit team at Rand Merchant Bank, having been with the organisation for 6 years. Prior to that, Vishlyn was a Director in Investment Banking in the Corporate & Investment Banking Division of Standard Bank.
His 17 years’ experience in investment banking includes experience in Credit; Project Finance; Leveraged and Acquisition Finance; Structured Trade and Commodity Finance; and Black Economic Empowerment financing.
Vishlyn has worked in the USA and London and has been involved in many landmark deals on the African continent, in countries like Nigeria, Ghana, Mozambique and South Africa. Vishlyn is a CA (SA) with the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants as well as a CFA Charterholder with the CFA Institute.