Capital of Africa

Arthur Arnold

Our highly experienced investment team has worked together realising significant value for investors spanning over 20 years. 
They have managed investments on behalf of major African corporations, Family Office, Private Capital and Private Equity managers. 

Independent Director

Mr. Arnold serves as an independent director of Coronation Capital. He is also the Chairman of the Board of Directors and Member of the Advisory Board of XSML where he acts as an independent advisor to the management team. He chairs the Board of The Currency Exchange (TCX) Fund and is a member of its Remuneration and Nomination committee. He was the Chief Executive Officer of Nederlandse Financierings-Maatschappij voor Ontwikkelingslanden NV (FMO), the Dutch Development Bank, from 2005 until the end of 2008 which invested over $800 million in Africa under his leadership.

He is a member of the FISEA Supervisory Board which has invested $285 million into Africa since 2009. He is a member of the Investment Committee at Vantage Capital, overseeing over $300 million investments in Africa across Fund I and Fund II. He is the Goodwell Microfinance Fund II Chairman (Supervisory Board) which has invested over $13.5 million into Africa since 2010. He is an Oragroup SA member of the Supervisory Board and Chairman of the Good Governance Committee. He has invaluable insights into emerging markets development, new investments, restructuring and scaling businesses. He studied at Erasmus University, INSEAD and the Harvard Business School.