Ken WienandFund Principal: Turnaround and Value Add at PIC
Ken is currently Fund Principal : Turnaround and Value Add at the PIC , the largest asset fund manager on the African Continent (currently R2.1trn assets under management) . His role as Fund Principal Turnaround and Value Add is to come up with innovative ways to maximise profit and minimise losses in the PIC unlisted debt and equity portfolio using Turnaround and Value Add principles. Over the past 20 year he has gained expert experience in business turn around and business recovery services. Prior to this he spent 12 years consulting to parastatals and private entities in South Africa as advisor to the C Suite executives. He has previously been a director at EY and at PwC in their consulting divisions and has run his own boutique consulting practice focusing on empowerment transactions . He is a Chartered Accountant (SA) and a Certified Turnaround Practitioner.