BOARD OF DIRECTORS

PAUL BOYNTON

PAUL BOYNTON

B.Sc (Hons), CA(SA), MBA, FCMA

Paul is the Chairman of the AIIM Board as well as Chairman of the AIIF2, AIIF3 and AIIF4 Investment Committees.

Paul has been CEO of Old Mutual Alternative Investments (“OMAI”) since 2004 and, has been involved with the business since its inception. During this time, it has grown into the largest private alternative investment manager in Africa with over USD4 billion in assets under management. He has a total of nearly 30 years’ experience in investments and capital markets.

Paul joined the Old Mutual Group in 1995 and currently chairs the Alternative Assets Investment Committee. He serves on the boards of African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM), African Clean Energy Development, the Southern African Venture Capital and Private Equity Association, Tourvest, J&J, Phembani and Lesedi, and Letsatsi. He also served on the boards of Old Mutual Investment Group, Assore, CIT, Life Healthcare, Metcash, Mezzanine Partners and Pepkor.

Paul served his articles with Deloitte in Johannesburg where he qualified as a chartered accountant. He then spent 7 years as an investment banker with Investec before moving to Cape Town to join Old Mutual. He was the portfolio manager of the Old Mutual Life Funds for 5 years and spent a further 3 years as Head of Investment Views for Old Mutual Asset Managers before being appointed Head of Alternative Investments in 2004.

BRADLEY KALIL

BRADLEY KALIL

Director
CFA® charterholder, BBusSc (Fin), CA(SA)

Bradley joined OMAI at the beginning of 2020 as joint-CEO of OMAI and Head of Private Markets of the Old Mutual Investment Group. Private Markets comprise five business units with US$7.8 billion of assets under management. Bradley is responsible for the strategic development and investment management of the business, as well as managing key strategic relationships with stakeholders in the private and public sectors. He also serves on Old Mutual Investment Group’s Executive Committee.

Bradley is a member of the AIIF3 and AIIF4 Investment Committees and is responsible for reviewing and approving investment proposals, investment performance and exits.

Bradley started his career in the financial services division of KPMG before joining Old Mutual in 1998 as an assistant portfolio manager in the investment division of Old Mutual Life Assurance Company South Africa’s Investment Division.  He conceptualized and founded Old Mutual Specialised Finance (OMSFIN) in 2000 and later left to take up the position of Executive Director at Goldman Sachs in London.

Bradley returned to Old Mutual as Executive Personal Assistant to Roddy Sparks, the then CEO of Old Mutual South Africa and thereafter was appointed CEO of OMSFIN, the business responsible for Old Mutual Group’s market and credit risk management. He has been in this role for fifteen years, and as Head of Private Markets, continues to have oversight responsibilities for OMSFIN.

Bradley holds a Bachelor of Business Science degree from the University of Cape Town, a Bachelor of Accounting Science from the University of South Africa and is a qualified CA(SA) and CFA® charterholder.

VUYO NTOI

VUYO NTOI

CO-MANAGING DIRECTOR
B.Com (Hons), M.Sc, MBA, AMP

Vuyo was appointed Co-Managing Director in August 2020. Vuyo has more than two decades of investment experience and has been involved in private infrastructure investing in Africa since 2003.

Vuyo is a member of the Investment Committees of all AIIM’s managed funds.

Prior to moving into the Co-Managing Director role, Vuyo was the Co-Portfolio Manager of the IDEAS Managed Fund, which primarily focuses on infrastructure investment and development assets in the SADC region, where he was primarily responsible for the post-acquisition management of the fund’s more than 30 investments, in addition to overall fund management.

Vuyo, who joined AIIM in 2003, was initially involved in the build-up of the South Africa Infrastructure Fund’s (“SAIF”) holdings in South African toll roads, including additional stakes in TRAC, N3TC and Bakwena. In addition, Vuyo was involved in the early refinancing of these toll road assets. Vuyo also played a leading role in AIIM’s pioneer investment outside South Africa, the Lekki Concession Company. More recently, Vuyo led the investment of AIIM Fund’s into Cenpower IPP power project Tema Ghana and Albatros Energy Mali power station, the first IPP in Mali.

Vuyo holds several directorships, including positions on the boards of some of AIIM’s portfolio companies. He is also a Trustee of the Africa Infrastructure Developers Association (AFiDA). Vuyo is a Director on the AIIM Board and is a member of the Executive Committee.

Prior to joining AIIM, Vuyo was an investment analyst and strategist in the Research and Investment Management team at ipac South Africa, an investment management and consulting company that was then within the Brait Group.

OLUSOLA LAWSON

OLUSOLA LAWSON

CO-MANAGING DIRECTOR
B.Sc Economics (Hons), PGDip Law

Olusola was appointed Co-Managing Director in August 2020 and has more than 16 years of corporate finance and infrastructure equity investing experience across European and African markets.

Olusola is a member of the Investment Committees of all AIIM’s managed funds.

Over the last decade, after founding the Nigerian office for AIIM, he was responsible for originating, executing and managing more than USD500m of equity invested in the digital infrastructure, power, renewables, midstream and transportation space across Africa.  This included the co-development, construction and successful exit of the Azura power project in Nigeria, the first project financed power deal to close in Nigeria in 20 years. He has served on several portfolio company boards, including Lekki Toll Road, Azura Power, Starsight Power Utilities, Tema LNG, Accugas, Savannah Uquo Gas Limited, and as a Board Observer at IHS Towers. Sola serves as a Director on the AIIM Board and is a member of the Executive Committee and the Business Review Group of Old Mutual Alternative Investments.

Previously he was an Investment Manager in Macquarie Group’s European Infrastructure Funds team in London, where he worked on a number of European infrastructure transactions in a principal capacity, and played a key role in portfolio company management, primarily in the petrochemical storage and transportation space.

Prior to joining Macquarie, Olusola worked at PwC London, where his focus was on transaction advisory services to a primarily private equity client base.