Gina’s economics background started at the University of Cape Town where she mastered in advanced macroeconomics and econometric modelling. Following academics, Gina started her economics career at Standard Bank, representing Macquarie Securities and Barclays Capital / Absa Capital as their respective Lead South Africa Economists over the years. Gina joined Citibank in 2012 in London as a Director, fully responsible for all South Africa economic and political research coverage.
Gina is consistently top-rated in local analyst ratings and international investor surveys, such as the Financial Mail Analyst of the Year rankings, the Fixed Income Eleonora Survey and the II survey.
Gina is passionate about equality – economic and social– and puts a lot of effort into mentoring students and young professionals. She is particularly passionate about promoting gender equality.