Marang Denalane

Executive Director

BCom Accounting and Finance, CFA Charterholder, Advanced Certificate in Entrepreneurship from HEC Paris

Marang is responsible for deal generation, execution and post-investment management of Sphere Holdings’ portfolio companies and she represents Sphere Holdings on the boards of Honeywell Automation and Control Solutions, BBD, Pandrol SA and Maskew Miller Learning.

Prior to this, she gained significant experience as a research analyst and portfolio and investment manager at blue-chip asset management companies such as Futuregrowth and Standard Corporate and Merchant Bank (SCMB). She also gained deep insights from first-hand exposure to the global equity environment across a multitude of industry sectors, building sound business networks along the way.

Over the years, Marang has fulfilled a multitude of senior executive roles on boards and committees of organisations such as the Association of Black Securities Investment Professionals (ABSIP), the Financial Sector Charter Council (FSCC), Ace Insurance Limited South Africa and the SPAR Group. She also formed part of the team that made recommendations to the then Department of Trade and Industry on the treatment of private equity funds under the Codes of Good Practice.

Marang is a Fellow of the inaugural class of the Finance Leaders Fellowship Program and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.

Due to carefully considered partnerships, Sphere Holdings has grown into a formidable investment company and to retain this momentum, we continue to invest in core competencies that will add strategic value to our investments.