Naseem holds a Postgraduate Bachelor of Commerce Honours Degree from the University of Johannesburg. He completed his MBA at WITS Business School, where he was placed on the Dean’s list. He is a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants. Naseem is a CFA level 3 candidate.
Naseem joined Rockwood Private Equity in 2016 as a portfolio manager, assisting the partners across the portfolio.
Prior to joining Rockwood, Naseem spent 5 years at BHP Billiton and South 32 as an investment and valuation specialist. He was responsible for financial valuations, financial modelling and investment analysis supporting strategic decision making at BHP Billiton’s South African businesses.
Prior to joining BHP Billiton, Naseem was a senior manager at KPMG Corporate Finance, within the M&A equity capital markets team. He was responsible for financial valuations, M&A, JSE transaction advisory and capital raisings. He contributed towards business development of the equity capital markets team and gained the JSE approved executive accreditation. Prior to KPMG, Naseem spent time at Merchantec Capital as a corporate finance analyst where he gained experience in capital raisings, new listings onto the JSE and financial valuations.