As a board member of Corruption Watch, Dr Thabi Leoka is an economic strategist focusing on the upward growth of the South African economy.
Thabi is currently with Argon Asset Management. She has held top positions at Renaissance Capital, Standard Bank Corporate and Investing, Barclays Wealth, and Investec Asset Management – she was based in London for the latter post.
She obtained her PhD and MSc in Economics from the London University School of Economics, and also holds an MA in Economic Development and International Trade from Wits University, and a BA in Social Science from Wits University.
Dr Thabi Leoka is a regular columnist for Business Times in the Sunday Times, and for Money Management. In addition, she is an accomplished speaker and was an economic advisor to the Fees Commission as well as former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene. A frequent guest on radio and television shows, her opinions are requested and respected through- out Africa.