Frederic Mariette. Associate, South Africa
Now based in Cape Town, Frederic is co-founder of Levantine & Co., a boutique Merchant Bank that provides Asset and Wealth Management, Family Office and Corporate and Investment Banking services in EMEA to individuals and corporations (www.levantine-co.com).
Frederic has over 25 years’ experience in the financial markets in Paris, London, New York, Johannesburg, and Cape Town. He worked for six years in The Bank of New York Mellon in global custody and value-added services, moving to JPMorgan in 2002 where he focussed on key blue-chip corporates, financial institutions, and government agencies. In 2005 he relocated to South Africa as head of JPMorgan Nigeria and was involved mainly in trade finance and liquidity management transactions. Frederic joined Natixis in Johannesburg to head their investment bank in South Africa in 2010, where he gained substantial commodities and infrastructure finance experience and was involved in asset management for institutional investors across Africa.
Frederic holds a BA honours degree from the University of Salford in Business Management and Systems Modelling. He is regulated by the FSCA in South Africa.