Ilze Barnes

Team Coordinator

Ilze is an experienced executive assistant and has a strong track record of supporting senior management in international roles.

Ilze joined GHO Capital from Edmond De Rothschild were she held roles as Executive Assistant to the CEO and providing administrative support to the Corporate Finance and Country Funds divisions. Prior to Edmond de Rothschild, Ilze worked as an Executive Assistant at Old Mutual International in Dubai as well as in support roles in San Francisco and Johannesburg. Ilze holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Tshwane, South Africa in Language Practice and an honours degree in Post School Education, summa cum laude. Ilze is a native Afrikaans speaker, fluent in English and conversational in Sepedi (Northern Sotho).

Ilze provides executive support to the GHO Managing Partners and Investment Team.

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