Corion is a market-leading, multi-strategy investment company. Our company goal is one of Pioneering, Performing and Partnering.
Previously a division of Brait SA Ltd, the business was founded in 2001, The business has been responsible for launching South Africa’s first Fund of Hedge Fund, first Multi-Strategy Hedge Fund and the first local blend of Proprietary Investors. The company has a successful long term track record and has had the pleasure of partnering with some of South Africa’s largest institutions and pension funds.Download the Corion Report
We are confident about achieving steady outperformance due to our:
- Successful track record of managing investment portfolios
- Long and relevant investment experience
- Sophisticated risk-management approach
- Proprietary investment systems
- Pioneering and innovative culture
- Alignment of interest with our clients
Meet the team
David BacherInvestment Director
Before joining Corion in November 2008, David was the investment director and founding director of Caveo Fund Solutions (Caveo), a fund of hedge funds investment company. Prior to this, David was a research manager and portfolio manager at Investment Solutions — South Africa’s biggest multi-manager firm. David has completed all the exams of the CFA programme.Garreth MontanoBusiness Director
Garreth began his career as a private client portfolio manager before embarking on his investment banking career with Investec. He attained vast local and international experience in equity derivatives, risk-management and pair strategies before co-founding AG Capital in August 2010. Garreth has worked with Corion since 2012.
Danille PapeOperations Director
Danille joined Corion in November 2011 and is responsible for operational functions within the business. She started her career at Nedgroup Investments in 2001. In 2007 she joined Sanlam Multi-Managers International where she contributed to improving overall efficiencies within the department. Danille has obtained a BCom Degree in Management Accounting and Honours in Accounting.Simon du PlooyPortfolio Manager
Simon joined Corion in November 2009. He holds an MSc Degree in Financial Mathematics and has passed all the examinations of the CFA program. Simon worked as a risk analyst for ABSA for two years, after which he joined the Central Risk and Compliance Team at RMB. It was here that Simon developed the infrastructure required to monitor hedge fund mandates on a daily basis.
Lara DalmeyerPortfolio Manager
Lara joined Corion in 2012 and is the portfolio manager of the Corion Prosperitas Fund. Lara holds a Master’s degree in Mathematical Statistics from UCT, and has completed both the CQF and FRM designations. She is currently working towards her PhD in Statistics.Marshall MutemaRisk Analyst
Marshall joined Corion in 2015 after completing his BBussc Actuarial Science degree. Marshall supports Simon du Plooy with the quantitative manager research and portfolio risk management function. He is also responsible for providing actuarial support and in-depth analytical reports to both the portfolio management team and clients.
Anastasia MahonaQuantitative Analyst
Prior to joining Corion in September 2016, Anastasia worked at RisCura for three years as an analyst. She went onto become the Data & Portfolio Analytics team leader. During this time, she gained knowledge and experience of the investment environment.Janine BeukesOffice Administrator
Janine assists the team in various office and operational areas of the business. Before joining Corion in January 2016, she worked at MD Retail Management Consultants for four years as personal assistant to the director and debtors clerk.