Mr. Bafana Molomo

Mr. Bafana Molomo
Chief Investment Officer
Mr Bafana Molomo officially joined BDC on the 1st of June 2015 from Vantage Capital – a leading mezzanine fund manager based in Johannesburg and operating across Sub-Saharan Africa.  As a member of the Vantage Investment Team managing the ZAR 2 Billion Vantage Pan-Africa Mezzanine Debt Fund, he has been involved in deal origination, design of complex deal structures, financial modelling, investment analysis, due diligence, portfolio value enhancement, and exit management.
 
At Vantage, Bafana was a Senior Associate originating and structuring deals in South Africa, Botswana, Namibia and Mozambique. He brings extensive experience in: Private equity, corporate finance, venture capital, mezzanine finance, structured finance, project finance, deal origination, market research and strategy.
 
He was previously with Venture Partners Botswana and Namibia as a senior investment professional. He began his career as an investment analyst with Fleming Asset Management Botswana.
 
Bafana earned a Bachelors degree in Commerce (Economics and Finance) and an MBA from University of Cape Town. He also holds a Post-graduate Diploma in Business from University of Pretoria’s Gordon Institute of Business Science.