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SuperReturn Africa
5 - 7 December 2022
The Westin Cape TownCape Town

Fulu Makwetla
Managing Director at Third Way Investment Partners


Fulu is an investment professional and entrepreneur with a passion for developmental investments, diversity advancement and inclusivity. She was awarded the Outstanding female professional by ABSIP in 2021. She is the Co-Founder and Managing Director of Third Way Investment Partners, a specialist investment firm focusing on infrastructure investing. She currently serves as a director on the board of SAVCA and various portfolio companies of the Third Way Asset Management Group.  She was previously the Investment Manager of the Government Employees Pension Fund (GEPF) – the largest pension fund in Africa, where she served on the Investment Committee of the Pan African Infrastructure Development Fund and represented the GEPF on several advisory boards of Private Equity Funds.

Prior to joining GEPF, Fulu was an Executive and Senior Consultant at RisCura, consulting to Pension Funds, Insurance Companies and Medical schemes in Southern Africa. She was an employer elected trustee of the RisCura Provident Fund. She started her career at RMB Asset Management and has over 18 years industry experience.

Fulu holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Econometrics and a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) in Economics from the University of Pretoria. She has completed several short programs in Private Equity at GIBS and Investment Banking Institute. She has also completed programs at the World Bank in Washington DC, in Private Equity, Strategic Asset Allocation, Manager selection and Master Custody.

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Agenda Sessions

  • Putting people first: social infrastructure