Alida de Swardt

Non-Executive Director

Alida is the current CEO of RMI Investment Managers, a position she has held since March 2018. Prior to her assuming this role, she was the company’s Head of Distribution and Marketing near its inception in 2016.

Alida’s career began in 1995 at the IDC, where she spent 4 years in their International Finance division. She then joined Rand Merchant Bank in 1999 as part of the derivative structuring business where she was responsible for establishing the institutional structuring business and financial markets research team. In 2008, she was appointed as the Head of Sales and Structuring of the FICC division which she ran successfully for 6 years before being made Head of Financial Institutions for Global Markets in 2014.

Alida sits on various company boards within the RMI Investment Managers affiliate portfolio.