Phatisa is a sector-specific African private-equity pioneer that was established in 2005. The firm has branched out from its roots as a corporate finance house to become a leading African private equity company, providing fund management for two sector-specific funds: the African Agriculture Fund and the Pan African Housing Fund, totalling US$ 285 million.

Izelle Le Roux-Owen

Corporate Communications Director

Izelle, a Phatisa co-founder, has over 20 years’ experience developing and managing start-up and multi-national brands across Africa. She was National Marketing, Branding and Communications Manager for Ince and ran her own advertising agency servicing national and international brands. She currently heads investor relations, brand marketing and advertising for Phatisa.