Cobus Nel CA (SA)
Cobus is a chartered accountant completing his articles at Ernst & Young, thereafter he moved to Bermuda for two years where he continued working for Ernst & Young in the Hedge Fund Auditing department. After gaining his experience in hedge funds he moved back to South Africa to gain experience in grain trading where he was a financial manager at Export Trading Group. All along he was involved in the farming business. In 2015 he took over the financial and farming operations of various farms, and in 2018 he started together with Martin Van Vuuren the Eridanus VCC.
Martin Van Vuuren BA (Law) B Proc Practicing attorney (SA)
Martin is a lawyer and comes with 20 years experience in corporate and property law. Prior to this he was employed as a detective at the South African Police Services for 10 years. His involvement in the Eridanus VCC will be greatly beneficial as a member of the investment committee and director due to his long and fruitful career as both a lawyer and a detective. In the past 20 years he has furthermore created and managed a considerable property investment portfolio.