Fayyaz is an award winning fund manager with close to two decades of financial market experience. He has been with ABSA Asset Management for the last 5 years running listed property investments. Prior to that he worked in Property Private Equity at ABSA, where he gained broad exposure to the direct property market. His career preceding property investments is diverse and includes being a Fixed Interest fund manager, an Index fund Manager and an Equity derivatives trader. He has been a recipient of both Raging Bull and Morningstar awards for outstanding performance. He holds a Bachelor of Economic Science degree from the University of the Witwatersrand and CFA charter from the CFA institute.