Faith Khanyile has more than 25 years’ experience in the Financial services sector. She is currently the CEO of WDB Investment Holdings (WDBIH), a women-owned and led investment company formed in 1996 to promote the meaningful participation of women in the South African economy. Faith also worked for Standard Bank, Corporate and Investment Bank (“CIB”) division for 12 years in senior and executive roles. She is a non-executive Director of Discovery Limited, the JSE Limited, Transcend Residential Property Fund, the WDB Growth Fund and the GBVF Response Fund.
Faith is passionate about contributing to the growth and development of the African continent and women advancement. She mentors young professionals and emerging entrepreneurs.
She has a BA (Hons) in Economics, MBA and HDIP Tax diploma.
In May 2016 she received an Honorary Doctorate in Laws from Wheaton College, in 2017 she received the Business Woman of the Year Award (Corporate Category) and is a member of the IWFSA.