Our Team

OUR TEAM

LEADERSHIP

OrbVest’s leadership team boasts a rare combination of deep experience and entrepreneurial flair. It includes seasoned entrepreneurs and corporate specialists. With its balance of risk appetite, financial acumen and the talents to spot opportunities, the team provides OrbVest with its competitive advantage in sourcing and financing deals at the right price, in the best locations, and growing global demand.

Executive Board

The executive team is supported by high-profile independent committee members and non-executive directors.
Martin Freeman

Martin Freeman

Chief Executive Officer

 

Hennie Bezuidenhoudt

Hennie Bezuidenhoudt

Chairman

 

Louw Viljoen

Louw Viljoen

Chief Financial Officer

 

Independent Non-Executive Directors & Advisers

James Sapirstein

James Sapirstein

Non-Executive Director (USA)

Darren Jacklin

Darren Jacklin

Non-Executive Director (Canada)

Bharat Mehta

Bharat Mehta

Independent Adviser

Directors of Subsidiaries & Company Secretary

Machiel Lucas

Machiel Lucas

Funding & Acquisition Director

 

Justin Clarke

Justin Clarke

Operational Director

 

Jakes van Niekerk

Jakes van Niekerk

Company Secretary

 

Independent Investment Committee Members

Investment decisions are ultimately given the red or green light by an Independent Investment Committee.
Dawid Wandrag

Dawid Wandrag

Independent Member

Alan Kynoch

Alan Kynoch

Independent Member

Committee Members

Tienie van der Mescht

Tienie van der Mescht

Risk Committee

Christo Snyman

Christo Snyman

Risk Committee

Andrew Meerburg

Andrew Meerburg

Audit Committee

Riaan Roux

Riaan Roux

Audit committee

Eric Gonzaga

Eric Gonzaga

Remuneration Committee

Llewellyn de Jager

Llewellyn de Jager

Remuneration Committee

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