Linda Eedes | Merchant West

Linda Eedes

Managing Director: Counterpoint Asset Management

Linda started her investment career as a portfolio manager at Nedcor Investment Bank Asset Management (NIBAM) in Cape Town, managing balanced and equity portfolios. She spent seven years in London with a global investment firm PIMCO where she held the position of Senior Vice President and was a member of the European Secular Forum Team. She joined the RECM investment team in 2010 before taking on the role of Managing Director in 2018. In 2020, when RECM merged with Counterpoint Asset Management, she became the MD of the merged business. She completed a BCom (Economics) degree at Rhodes, a BCom Honours (Finance) degree at UCT and is a CFA charterholder.