Skyblue Unit Trust Team
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Born in Port Elizabeth and educated at Grey High and the University of Port Elizabeth, Kevin graduated in 1982 with a degree in Commerce. He began his working life in sports administration, going on to become Managing Director of Eastern Province cricket.
Deciding on a career direction change, Kevin entered the financial services industry with Southern Investment Management Company (IMC) specializing in retirement planning and funding. His special interest is the use of unit trust product to meet these needs – which resulted in his founding his own company, today known as Skyblue Fund Managers, where he is CEO.
Having graduated with a B.Comm Financial Analysis degree, Arno began his career with Old Mutual as a Financial Advisor. He subsequently took on the position of Fund Analyst and Administrator for a multi-manager and later as junior Portfolio Manager with Sasfin Frankal Pollock. Arno joined the Skyblue team 2007, which was then operating as Blue Ink Fund Managers. The company was sold in 2008 and renamed Skyblue Fund Managers, where Arno now acts as CIO, overseeing investment activities.
Lynette’s experience in the financial services sector began in 2006 when she joined Southern Carter Financial services as a tax consultant. In 2008 she joined the Skyblue Fund Managers team as a Personal Assistant, processing all administration duties for the company as well as money laundering reporting and skills development officer. She completed a certificate in taxation in 2009 and in 2010 Skyblue Tax Services was established where Lynette now acts as the primary tax consultant for the Company. Lynette is currently studying for her Bachelor of Accounting Sciences in Financial Accounting.