Dempers Meyer

Investment Professional

Previous experience:

International Finance Corporation (World Bank Group), Alexander Forbes Investments


BCom (Hons) from University of Stellenbosch, CFA

Position at The Hatchery:



Dempers’ experience has been characterized by a solid combination of investment management, client facing and business development related responsibilities. In his time at Alexander Forbes Investments he gained an important understanding of how to manage complex relationships with large multi-national clients. He also added to his technical expertise by spending some valuable time functioning as a member of the investment team, reporting to the Deputy Chief Investment Officer (CIO), where he was responsible for co-managing the equity, bonds and listed property portfolios. Additionally, he was part of an intrapreneurial venture where he co-founded a brand-new business department focusing on Stokvel investments.

From Alexander Forbes Investments Dempers decided to join the International Finance Corporation (part of the World Bank Group) where he functioned as a member of the investment team, part of the Manufacturing, Agriculture and Consumer Services (MAS) department, with a specific focus on debt and equity transactions in the Health & Education (H&E) and Tourism, Retail and Property (TRP) sectors in Sub-Saharan Africa. In his time at IFC he has worked on multiple debt and equity deals.