Member of the JSE Limited

We can be of help to you with your investments, so please don’t hesitate to contact us. We’ve all been in these markets a long time!


Simon Fillmore
– CEO since Jan 2008, Houghton Office, 18 years experience in financial markets, previously employed at Merrill Lynch, Alexander Forbes FPC, Value-Kwik and PriceWaterhouseCoopers.

Johnnie Solms
 – Director, Stellenbosch Office, CA(SA) , Former Non Executive Director of Capitec Bank Ltd, member of JSE Ltd since 1982, founding director of Investec Securities until establishing Independent Securities in 1998, 32 years investment experience.

Lance Faure
 – Director, Stellenbosch Office, BSc (Eng), MBA (cum laude), partner and member of the JSE since 1990, a founding director of Investec Securities, 30 years investment experience.

James Macmillan
 – Director, Houghton Office, B.Com, member of the JSE since 1989, previously a founding director of Investec Securities. 34 years experience in managing funds and stockbroking.


Ryan Woods
 – Senior Equities Trader, Houghton Office, B.Com Banking (Treasury). JSE Registered Trader, 11 years trading experience

Portfolio Managers

David Southey
 – Portfolio Manager, Houghton Office, BA (Hons), formerly a director of Edey, Rogers & Co (subsequently ABSA Securities), member of JSE since 1994, portfolio manager with NIB Franklin Templeton in Cape Town until 2004.

Mark Loubser
- Portfolio Manager, Houghton Office, B.Com (Accounting), previously with Afrifocus as a derivates trader.

Pierre du Plessis
– Portfolio manager, Houghton Office B.Com (Hons), CA (SA). 30 years’ experience in Corporate Finance and Investment Banking, previously CEO of Real Africa Holdings.

Theo Greeff
 - Portfolio Manager, Houghton Office, B.Com (Hons), formerly held senior management positions in several prominent investment companies before joining BJM as portfolio manager in 1995. Member of JSE Ltd since 1999, over 30 years experience in portfolio management and stockbroking.

Peter WarrenPortfolio Manager, Houghton Office, formerly Managing Director of First Financial Equities and New Republic Bank Asset Management. Previously CEO of Vunani Wealth and Investments, over 30 years experience in retail asset management and stockbroking.

Michele Santangelo - Portfolio Manager, Houghton Office, B.Com (Hons). CAIA. 11 years experience in portfolio management and trading. Previously CIO of Vunani Wealth and Investments.

Johan van der Westhuizen
– Portfolio Manager, Stellenbosch Office, registered trader with the JSE, formerly ED Hern Rudolph, ABN Ambro, 24 years experience in stockbroking and portfolio management.

Angus Waugh
– Portfolio Manager, Stellenbosch Office, 30 years experience in stockbroking, 15 years as portfolio manager with Syfrets / NIB Franklin Templeton Private Clients in Cape Town.

Roelof Feenstra –
Portfolio Manager, B.Com (Hons) Financial Analysis, 11 years of investment management experience.

Harold de Kock
 – Portfolio Manager, Pretoria Office, B.Com MBA (WITS) H. Dip Tax Law (UNISA) ACIS CFP, 21 years experience in financial services, previously an Executive with BOE Private Clients. 

Greg Doig -
Associate Portfolio Manager and Equities Trader, Pretoria Office, B.Com Finance, JSE Registered Trader.

Gerrie Jansen van Vuuren
– Portfolio Manager, Pretoria Office, Dipl. B&A (MBA program, US),  30 years experience in stockbroking and portfolio management, previously with Huysamer Stals & ABN Amro.

Joe Klopper
- Portfolio Manager, Pretoria Office, Hons. B.Sc Business, Mathematics and Informatics. 11 years experience in stockbroking and portfolio management, previously with Sasfin.