Zinzi is working as a Real Estate Finance Credit Manager at Standard Bank Corporate & Investment Banking. Zinzi is passionate about economic freedom for all South Africans. She wants to be in a position to equip people with the right skills to give them this freedom and allow them to be fully self sustaining. She strongly believes in cultivating the spirit of entrepreneurship, and seeks to find ways in which corporations can assist in developing small businesses and nurture the spirit of entrepreneurship within the youth of South Africa.
Zinzi graduated from the University of Cape Town with a BSc in Property Studies and is currently studying towards CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst). She entered the workforce through the Broll Properties where she worked as a Property Intern. Upon completion of the internship, she entered the banking industry in order to diversify her skill set to gaining exposure to finance and banking through the Absa Graduate Programme where she graduated in the top 8 out of 107 graduates. She was selected to attend the 2012 One Young World Leadership summit in Pittsburgh USA.
She is currently sharpening her real estate knowledge and skills in order to find ways to bring together the private sector skills supply and government demand for housing in South Africa with the hope of bringing back pride and power through property ownership for all South Africans.