Jos van Zyl

Chief Operating Officer

Jos van Zyl

Joined: 2006

Portfolio Responsibilities: Waco International, Autozone

Jos van Zyl

Jos Van Zyl is the Chief Operating Officer of Ethos; he is a member of the Ethos Executive Committee; the Ethos Large Equity Fund investment team and serves on the Ethos Risk and Compliance Committee.

As COO he is responsible for Human Capital; Information Technology; Environmental Social and Governance (ESG) and Facilities. Jos is further responsible for strategy implementation and Firm integration as Ethos builds a scaled alternative asset management platform on the African continent. 

In the recent past he served as a director on various Ethos investments including Plumblink and Brandcorp, and he is currently a director of Autozone and Waco.

Prior to Ethos, he worked at an investment banking firm with a focus on energy and infrastructure financial advisory.  Other relevant work experience includes work for Anglo American plc as part of its Corporate Finance team and auditing work at Coopers & Lybrand.

Jos holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree (Cum Laude) from the University of Pretoria. He is a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants. 

Contact Jos’ Assistant Paula Taylor.