Founded in 1911 and owned by South Africa’s government, Public Investment Corporation is the largest asset manager in Africa. As its manager of ESG (environmental, social and governance) unlisted investment, Vhahangwele Manavhela focuses on the three central factors that measure the sustainability and ethical impact of companies’ performance. As an EF Fellow she met with experts on responsible investing to identify models that quantify the impact of ESG on overall financial performance.


Public Investment Corporation


ESG Manager

Areas of Interest

Finance, Real Estate
  • vhahangwele manavhela

Program Year



Global Program

Country of Origin

South Africa

Destination Country

United States