Johannesburg Office

Wealth Specialists   |   Business Development Specialists

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Thomas Papenfus Carrick

Thomas Papenfus

Manager: Wealth Management and Advisory - Johannesburg

South African born Thomas spent a couple of years serving in the British Army. After leaving the armed forces in 2001, he commenced a highly successful corporate career, working his way onto UK multinational boards.

With international business experience spanning 25 countries, he has over 3 years’ experience in board-level positions and more than 8 years' experience in senior leadership roles. As the leader of several large multinational teams, Thomas gained a thorough understanding of global markets and trends and highly experienced in the implementation of bespoke long-term wealth strategies for offshore investors.

Thomas has a Diploma in Marketing and Management from Varsity College as well as RE 5 qualifications. In his role as Manager - Wealth Management and Advisory, he leads a team of Wealth Specialists, developing them to become the next generation of advisers who will be leading a change in the financial services industry.

Things he's interested in:

Family is his motivation and hobby. He enjoys a sneaky round of golf when time allows and he's hoping to caddy for his sons at the US Masters in 2028.

His favourite quote:

"The more I practice, the luckier I get." -Gary Player

How you can get hold of him:

thomas.papenfus@carrick-wealth.com

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Adrian Jossel - Carrick Wealth

Adrian Jossel

Senior Wealth Specialist

Adrian matriculated from King David Victory Park, Johannesburg, and went on to study management at the University of Johannesburg.

Adrian wanted to be part of an industry that helped people as well as get a better understanding of finance. He started out as a Business Development Specialist and worked his way up by being the best he could be at each stage.

He’s now a Senior Wealth Specialist and advises high net-worth individuals on their investments and structures.

He says, "It’s a great feeling to know how far you have come and how much you’ve developed in a relatively short period of time."

Things he’s interested in:

Adrian is recently married and considers himself as a family man. He has an older sister who lives in Cape Town.

He likes to keep fit, running, going to the gym and boxing. He loves to travel and is interested in reading and history.

His favourite quote:

"Fortune favours the bold" -Virgil

How you can get hold of him:

+27 (0) 82 492 4641

adrian.jossel@carrick-wealth.com

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Giles Maynard - Carrick Wealth

Giles Maynard

Wealth Specialist

Giles holds a degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Cape Town. His first foray into the working world was as a project manager for Murray & Roberts, building structural steel for the Medupi and Kusile projects. Since then Giles has spent time working locally and abroad in the industrial heating sector with specific focus on renewable energy and more specifically concentrated solar power (CSP). Having completed his MBA at Trinity College, Dublin, a few years ago Giles has made the move across to the finance sector and leaves his previous company and the position of General Manager to join the Carrick team.

Things he's interested in:

Giles has wide-ranging interests, from fly-fishing to scuba diving and from competing in triathlons to playing golf. In his more laid-back moments he enjoys reading and the pleasures of food and wine.

His favourite quote:

“We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline, and effort.” –Jessie Owens

How you can get hold of him:

+27 (0)72 157 1234

giles.maynard@carrick-wealth.com

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Dale Namnick - Carrick Wealth

Dale Namnick

Wealth Specialist

Dale went to St Stithies College, Johannesburg and afterwards the University of Johannesburg, where he graduated with distinctions with a Bachelor of Commerce degree - the first to get a degree in his family.

He started his career as a sales executive for BMW, making it to the top 20 in sales for South Africa.

He’s played provincial cricket and squash for South Africa and has NCA, RE5 and FGASA qualifications.

Things he's interested in:

Dale loves wildlife and outdoors — game breeding, game viewing, photography, enduro motorbiking, cricket, squash and football.

His favourite quote:

"Money makes life easier, not necessarily happier. Treasure the moments spent with your loved ones"

How you can get hold of him:

+27 (0) 73 236 0628

dale.namnick@carrick-wealth.com

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Roy Sherban - Carrick Wealth

Roy Sherban

Wealth Specialist

Roy was born in Johannesburg and joined the financial services industry in 2011. He has his National Qualification Framework (NQF) 5 in Financial Management, a NQF6 in Investment and Financial Risk, and is registered to become a Certified Financial Planner. Roy has travelled extensively, living in and experiencing many different countries and cultures. He is hard working, quick thinking, and able to apply himself and overcome every challenge thrown his way. A great team player and a reliable and responsible leader.

Things he’s interested in:

Roy is a family man who loves spending time with his family and, when he can, watching Manchester United. He believes one should live one’s life to the fullest.

His favourite quote:

"The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder." -Ralph Sockman

How you can get hold of him:

+27 (0)82 419 9873

roy.sherban@carrick-wealth.com

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Christopher Janse van Rensburg

Christopher Janse van Rensburg

Wealth Specialist

Christopher attended Monument High in Krugersdorp before going on to obtain a Bachelors of Commerce in Entrepreneurial Management from UNISA. He spent three years as a professional rugby player with the Golden Lions Rugby Union before joining Carrick Wealth. Christopher is a team player who says he approaches his clients with an open attitude of integrity and commitment, that he learns from every challenge and opportunity that comes his way, and that he has a great capacity for discipline and persistence in everything he does.

Things he’s interested in:

Christopher remains a passionate rugby fan.

His favourite quote:

“If you work just for money, you’ll never make it, but if you love what you’re doing and you always put the customer first, success will be yours." –Ray Kroc

How you can get hold of him:

+27 (0)72 782 4126

christopher.jansevanrensburg@carrick-wealth.com

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Mitchel Parsons - Carrick Wealth

Mitchel Parsons

Wealth Specialist

Since finishing school with a bachelor’s exemption Mitchell has gathered broad management experience culminating in the post of General Manager for Rubber MODS, which manufactures rubber products for the industrial and mining industries. He is in his final year to achieve a Bcomm majoring in economics.

He joined Carrick Wealth because he felt that as a young, hard working, and talented entrepreneur, the company would provide an opportunity for personal growth, mentorship, and learning. In return, he brings a dynamism, drive, and talent that can only be of benefit to Carrick’s clients.

Things he's interested in:

Mitchell has a keen interest in finance and politics and in his down time he enjoys playing piano and guitar as well as reading and chess.

His favourite quote:

"It is not the critic who counts...” -Theodore Roosevelt

How you can get hold of him:

+27 (0)82 439 3775

mitchel.parsons@carrickis.com

Raymond Gombera

Raymond Gombera

Wealth Specialist

Raymond has more than 12 years of experience, covering sales and marketing, public relations, communications, and management. In his most recent position as a financial brokerage adviser and managing offshore investments, he excelled at staying on top of new policies, regulations, and guidelines as well as providing solid investment and financial advice to clients.

He is a highly motivated self-starter and enjoys being part of a progressive team in which creative thinking and collaboration solves problems and contributes to the success and wellbeing of his clients.

Things he’s interested in:

Raymond is proficient in four languages, loves European football and listening to old school music.

His favourite quote:

“Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success.” -Joyce Diane Brothers

How you can get hold of him:

+27 (0)79 902 7869

raymond.gombera@carrick-wealth.com

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Jayson Damerell

Jayson Damerell

Wealth Specialist

Jayson Damerell is from Gauteng and attended Jeppe High School. He then went on to study at UNISA and the Academy of Financial Markets. Jayson worked as a financial planner and adviser in a number of companies before joining Carrick , which he believes provides the perfect environment for bringing together his passion for people and his interest in the power of investment strategies.

Things he's interested in:

Jayson is married and loves spending time with his wife and their two-year-old son, especially spending time with them in the outdoors.

His favourite quote:

"Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do." -Bruce Lee

How you can get hold of him:

+27 (0)83 376 2779

jayson.damerell@carrick-wealth.com

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Gregory Kavec - Carrick Wealth

Gregory Kacev

Business Development Specialist

Gregory matriculated from King David Linksfield High School and then went on to the University of South Africa and obtained a Bachelor of Commerce (Economics) degree before completing his Postgraduate Diploma in Management from the Wits Business School in 2016. He is outgoing and social but also dedicated and hard-working, and possesses strong analytical and conceptual skills. He joined Carrick because he believes the company has a vision and commitment to bringing about a paradigm shift operation and functioning of the financial services sector. He wants to be part of this vanguard action.

Things he’s interested in:

Gregory has a passion for learning about all aspects of life and learning about the culture of others. He would also like to work and study in countries other than South Africa.

His favourite quote:

“Leadership is not about a title or a designation. It's about impact, influence and inspiration. Impact involves getting results, influence is about spreading the passion you have for your work, and you have to inspire team-mates and customers.” -Robin S. Sharma

How you can get hold of him:

+27 (0)81 013 8773

gregory.kacev@carrick-wealth.com

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Simbarashe Mashingaidze - Carrick Wealth

Simbarashe Mashingaidze

Business Development Specialist

Simbarashe Mashingaidze considers himself as very competitive. He is hungry to learn as much as he can about each position in which he finds himself, and believes that sharing this knowledge with his peers will create that same hunger in them to know more and be better. He has an Honours degree in Sociology from the University of Zimbabwe and obtained his RE1 and 5 while working in the financial services sector.

Things he's interested in:

Simbarashe is interested in nature and loves to explore new areas. He also enjoys sport: watching and playing rugby, cricket, basketball, soccer and running the odd marathon or doing the odd road run.

His favourite quote:

"There is nothing that is constant except change, so embrace it and let it drive you to evolution." -Les Brown

How you can get hold of him:

+27 (0)62 615 7403

simbarashe.mashingaidze@carrick-wealth.com

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