JTC, the global professional services provider, has appointed Elize Botha as Managing Director – South Africa.
Elize will be responsible for overseeing JTC’s Cape Town office which employs over 180 professionals to provide a wide range of services to institutional clients in the global asset management industry. The office was established in 2007 and became part of the JTC Group in 2015. She will work closely with JTC’s global teams to ensure continued high levels of service excellence.
Elize brings over 25 years’ experience in financial services to the role, most recently as Managing Director of Old Mutual Unit Trusts where she was responsible for all strategic, commercial and operational aspects of the business.
Previously, Elize led the Global Distribution and Marketing function for Ashburton Investments across local and international channels, including the UK and Channel Islands. She has also worked at some of the largest financial institutions in South Africa including Alexander Forbes and Momentum.
Jonathan Jennings, Group Head of Institutional Client Services at JTC, said:
“We are delighted that Elize has joined us in South Africa and we look forward to her considerable experience of global financial services adding to our successful service offering from Cape Town. As a global professional services provider, our teams need to have the knowledge and expertise to deliver exceptional standards at all times and Elize is clearly an excellent addition.”
“I’m delighted to be joining JTC at an exciting time for the company globally and also in South Africa as it continues to develop its presence and client base. JTC already has an excellent reputation for client service and I am keen to ensure this continues and develops to add additional value throughout the institutional offering.”