Letshego Rankin joined Momentum Investments as executive head of institutional distribution in May 2019 and has more than 20 years’ experience in the financial services industry. After completing her studies in 1994, she held various administrative positions in insurance, banking and asset management.
In 2005, she joined Old Mutual Investment Group as a sales executive, responsible for growth of institutional investments. Four years later, she joined Argon Asset Management as a business development manager and was part of its management committee. In February 2012, she joined Stanlib as a senior client fund manager before being promoted to business manager in the CEO’s office. Part of her role was to increase focus on the business retail, institutional and international customers and to improve business stakeholder relationships. With her specialised skills in business and marketing strategy as well as customer relations, she then ventured to Vunani Fund Managers, where she held the position of executive director: head of business development and marketing. She was responsible for the overall management of all strategic and operational marketing and customer relationship activities. Her role was also to determine long-term strategic objectives of the business in conjunction with other executive committee members. She was a member of the Vunani Limited Social and Ethics Committee.
Letshego holds a BCom (Business Management and Industrial Psychology) from the University of the North West and MBA (Marketing) from UNISA.