Kevin Blignaut

Kevin Blignaut CA(SA) is a Principal on Edge Growth’s Vumela Fund, FirstRand’s Enterprise Development Fund managed by Edge Growth. As a senior deal maker, I’m responsible for leading the investment process into early stage businesses with high impact and job creation potential, by providing up to R20m in growth capital. The role covers all aspects of transaction execution, including: deal origination, transaction structuring, due diligence, legal execution as well as post investment management. Prior to this I had over 11 years of senior financial management experience across a variety of companies and industries, from early stage to mature businesses.