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Niel Wyma

Investments Manager, Awethu Project


Niel is a socially minded dealmaker that thrives where good business meets a greater cause.

In 2015, after gaining over five years’ experience in roles combining NGO capital raising, management consulting, corporate finance and venture capital, Niel joined Awethu Project’s Fund Management division. His areas of expertise include: deal making; capital raising; B-BBEE transactions, transaction advisory and corporate finance; negotiations; venture capital and private equity.

Niel received his B.Com Honours with Distinction from North West University, where he also acted as Vice-Chair of Reach-and-Give – one of the largest student-managed NGOs of its kind.