Our Investment Team

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Private Equity: Fairtree Elevant Ventures


Chairman of investment committee: Fairtree Elevant Ventures

CA(SA), CFA
Co-founded Fairtree in 2006

Kobus Nel
Chairman of Investment Committee: Fairtree Elevant Ventures


Managing Director: Fairtree Elevant Ventures

Joined Fairtree in 2021

David Evans
Managing Director: Fairtree Elevant Ventures


Private Equity Investments Principal

MBA, CFA, CA(SA), BAcc(Hons)
Joined Fairtree in 2019

Gabriel Louw
Private Equity Investments Principal



Investor Relations

BCom (Financial Management), PGDA, Project Management, MBA

Sybrand Engelbrecht
Investor Relations

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Setting Your Investment Goal

There are various goals that an investor may be desiring to achieve. The important thing to note about goal setting is the element of time . Goals can range from short, medium and/or long term. Whether your reason for investment be for capital growth, for capital preservation, to save toward retirement, for income withdrawals, saving to buy a house, saving to go on a holiday or even investing towards your children’s education, no matter the reason, choosing the correct investment vehicle and fund is key. Fairtree Invest, specializes in multi-managed solutions that are strategically designed to meet their client’s bespoke investment goals. Would you like to start your journey?