Kelly Joshua

Kelly JoshuaKelly Joshua was appointed Head of the Education Team within the Impact Investing capability of Old Mutual Alternative Investments in 2020 after serving as an Asset Manager in the team for just over 6 years. She is responsible for the overall strategy, Fund raising and overseeing the deal origination, assets management and implementation within the education portfolio.
Kelly joined OMAI in August 2013 as an Investment Professional and then progressed to a Senior Investment Professional within the Education Investing team in October 2017. Since joining the team, Kelly’s work has included leading the execution of some of our most successful education investments within the country’s first and largest education impact fund, the Schools and Education Investment Impact Fund of South Africa (SEIIFSA). Kelly has also been instrumental in the successful launch of SEIIFSA’s successor fund, EduFund.
Prior to joining Old Mutual Investment Group, she was an Equity Analyst at Catalyst Fund Managers for six years, focusing on the South African listed property sector.
Kelly has over thirteen years of work experience in Asset Management, across both listed and unlisted assets.
Kelly has a Business Science Finance honours degree from UCT and holds a Master’s in Development Finance from the University of Stellenbosch Business School. She currently serves on eleven boards within the education portfolio.