Alwyn van der MerweDirector of Investments
Alwyn van der Merwe was appointed Director of Investments in May 2007. Van der Merwe, who also sits on the executive committee and board, has over 20 years’ experience in financial services and is well known for his successes as a fund manager for various leading unit trust funds.
Van der Merwe acts as the custodian of Sanlam Private Wealth’s investment philosophy, is responsible for the investment process and research, and the performance of the model portfolios. He works very closely with SPW’s team of portfolio managers to ensure client performance in line with their risk appetite.
Van der Merwe has a BCom, an Honours degree in Economics and a MBA from the University of Stellenbosch.