Nomsa Daniels

SOUTH AFRICA
Partner, SRM Holdings

Nomsa Daniels is Executive Director and founding member of New Faces New Voices, a pan-African organization which advocates for the empowerment of African women through the provision of better access to finance for women entrepreneurs, skills development and training for women in business and finance, and ensuring more women occupy leadership positions in the financial sector.

In addition, Ms. Daniels has worked in the investment business for the past 10 years, as Executive Director of Scientific Resource Management Holdings, an investment holding company that invests in start-ups, early-stage businesses, and established companies across different sectors in South Africa.

Prior to this, she worked as a Consultant in the Investment Banking Division of JP Morgan where she helped analyze and identify new business opportunities for the bank and supervised special projects for the Managing Director. Before returning to live in South Africa in 1997, she worked for 10 years as Executive Director of the Professional Development Program, a not-for-profit organization based in New York City that provides management and leadership development training in the United States to black South African business professionals.

She has a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Toronto and a Master’s Degree in Geography and Environmental Studies from Hunter College in New York. She serves on the board of the Graça Machel Trust and several investee companies.