Chris Becker

Africa Strategist, Corporate and Institutional Banking, Investec Bank Ltd.

Chris is lead Africa strategist and economist at Investec Bank Limited. From within Investec Corporate and Institutional Bank he produces sell-side research for asset- and hedge fund managers alike, while also playing an integral part in formulating Investec Bank’s Africa strategy and managing country risk on the continent. He is a former Africa sovereign risk analyst, and BRICS market strategist with a focus on exchange rates, fixed income and derivatives. He read Politics, Philosophy and Economics at Stellenbosch University and previously worked at African Alliance, ETM Analytics and NKC Independent Economists.