BOARD OF DIRECTORS

PAUL BOYNTON

PAUL BOYNTON

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

Paul is the Chairman of the AIIM Board as well as Chairman of the AIF2 and AIIF3 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.

JURIE SWART

JURIE SWART

CEO
B.Sc Eng (Civil), B.Com, CA(SA)

Jurie has been involved with AIIM since its inception in 2000. He has served as a Director on the AIIM Board since 2009 and was appointed CEO in 2014. Jurie is also a member of the AIIM Investment Committees, namely AIIF2, AIIF3 and the IDEAS Fund.

In his capacity as CEO of AIIM, which houses the infrastructure capability of Old Mutual Alternative Investments (“OMAI”), Jurie is an Exco member of OMAI.

He has held directorships in various portfolio companies, amongst others, TRAC as Chairman, N3TC, Bakwena, Lekki, Matola Gas Company, G10 (which holds an ACSA shareholding), Bloemfontein Private Prison and various Renewable Energy project companies. He is also a Director of the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association.

Jurie joined Old Mutual Investment Group as an equity analyst in 1999 before joining the infrastructure team, and in 2000 held the position of Portfolio Manager of the IDEAS Fund, thereafter he was appointed Head of Infrastructure and Development Assets in 2007.