B.Comm (Hons) Investment Management, B. Accounting, CA (SA)

Gerald has developed strong financial and entrepreneurial skills during his working career and has used these to establish and build credit and property related businesses. He cut his teeth at RMB trading derivatives. He then served as the treasurer of PSG Investment Bank in South Africa. This was followed by the role of Treasurer HSBC Sub-Saharan Africa where he set up a fully fledged treasury division from scratch. He also served as a member of their EXCO, MANCO and ALCO committees.

Creditsmith Capital Partners was established by Gerald in 2006. This fund focuses on providing structured finance into property based projects. Gerald also founded Propertysmith in 2007 and continues to serve as the CEO of Creditsmith.