Our Team


Dawid Krige, CFA - CEO & CIO

Dawid has over 15 years’ experience investing in Chinese equities. He co-founded Cederberg in 2011. From 2005 to 2011 he was with Mondrian Investment Partners where he was a partner, portfolio manager and China specialist. From 2002 to 2004, Dawid was an investment analyst with RMB MultiManagers (a division of FirstRand Ltd) focusing on Asian equity strategies.

Dawid has a Masters in Finance from London Business School, where he participated in the Value Investing program, and a B. Com. Honours degree (cum laude) from Stellenbosch University. He obtained the CFA charter in 2004.

A keen athlete, Dawid has represented Great Britain in duathlon.



Daniel Ng - Head of Research

Daniel has over 10 years’ experience. He joined Cederberg in 2012 as an analyst. From 2009 to 2012 he was head of Quality Assurance at the London Stock Exchange. From 2002 to 2008 he was a consultant with Accenture focusing on financial services.

He obtained a Masters in Engineering (first class) from Imperial College London and an MBA from London Business School (with distinction), where he participated in the Value Investing program. Daniel is fluent in both Mandarin and Cantonese.

During conscription with the Singapore Police Force, Daniel was a sniper with a hit rate of 95%.




Da Wei Zhang, CFA - Analyst

Da Wei has 7 years’ experience. He joined Cederberg in 2015 as an analyst. His past experience includes roles with JPMorgan, Tibra, UniCredit and Maven.

He obtained a Masters in Finance from London Business School, where he participated in the Value Investing program, and a B.Sc.Econ. (first class with honours) from the London School of Economics. Da Wei is fluent in Mandarin. He is a CFA charterholder.

Da Wei is a passionate violinist and was a member of the Oxfordshire Youth Orchestra.




Adeline Chong, CFA - Analyst

Adeline has 4 years’ experience. She joined Cederberg in 2016 as an analyst. She previously worked as a credit analyst at Lion Global Investors and Barclays Capital.

She obtained a Masters in Finance from London Business School, where she participated in the Value Investing program, and double degrees in Bachelor of Accountancy (first class) and Bachelor of Business (first class) from Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. Adeline is fluent in Mandarin.

In 2007, Adeline came second in the Singapore National Judo Championship.




Wikus van der Merwe, CGMA - COO

Wikus has over 15 years’ experience in financial services. He joined Cederberg in 2016. A Chartered Management Accountant, he held senior roles at Octopus Investments, Deloitte and RMB MultiManagers (a division of FirstRand Ltd) where he focused on developing and managing finance, operational and risk management functions.

Wikus obtained a B.Com.Acc. from the University of the Free State, qualified as a Chartered Management Accountant in 2007 and holds the IMC.

He has a broad spectrum of passions in life ranging from rugby union to a capella singing.



Tenielle Bevan - Operations Associate

Tenielle has 7 years’ experience. She joined Cederberg in 2011. She commenced her career at IG Group PLC, where she worked in Trading Services. Tenielle has a B.Bus.Sci. Honours degree from the University of Cape Town.

Tenielle is passionate about the countryside, tennis and travelling.







Borch Du, CFA - Client Services & Compliance Officer

Borch has 7 years’ experience. He joined Cederberg in 2014. From 2010 to 2014 he worked at Mondrian Investment Partners in operations and compliance. Prior to that, he worked at HM Treasury’s Emerging Markets branch. Borch is fluent in Mandarin. He is a CFA charterholder.

In 2008, Borch assisted in the preparation and coordination of the inaugural UK-China Economic & Financial Dialogue.





Peter Bowie - Chairman

Peter co-founded Cederberg in 2011. He served as the CEO of Deloitte China from 2003 to 2008, leading its strategy and operations as it grew from 2,300 people to over 8,200 to become the third largest member firm in Deloitte globally. Previously, he was chairman of Deloitte Canada and worked in a number of senior roles in the TMT sector. He is currently a director of Magna International and China COSCO Holdings.

He is a Chartered Accountant, holder of an MBA and Honorary Doctorate from the University of Ottawa, and completed Harvard’s Advanced Management Program.

He was previously a board member of the Asian Corporate Governance Association and is a frequent speaker on governance, performance and risk management. Peter currently chairs Tsinghua University’s Accounting Education Advisory Committee.


Louis Norval - Director

Louis co-founded Cederberg in 2011. He previously co-founded Attfund Ltd, where he was executive chairman and chief executive. He is managing director of the Parkdev Group as well as an executive director of Homestead Group Holdings Ltd.

Louis was a founding member of Norval Wentzel Steinberg Quantity Surveyors. Currently he serves as a non-executive director of Capital & Regional PLC, Hyprop Investments Ltd, Clearance Capital and Cederberg Capital.

A keen golfer, Louis was the South African Amateur Champion in 1979.