Phennie has 6 years of experience in investments and consulting across Sub-Saharan Africa drawn from the private sector where she has worked with various regulators and financial institutions across the globe. She has a passion for improving financial market systems and programming in Africa by designing them to be more effective and collaborative so that greater impact is achieved .
Prior to joining FSD Africa, she worked as an investment professional in the areas of Portfolio Management ,Product Development, Advisory, Investor education and Operations Management for high-net-worth individuals,SMEs, MSMEs and corporates across Africa.
Phennie holds both a Master of Commerce degree and a Master of Finance from the University of Cape Town; and CISI accreditation in Private Wealth. She is a graduate of the Accelerator Leadership Program and is currently working on completing certifications in investments and law.