Daniel Kavishe

Sub-Saharan Economist
Rand Merchant Bank (RMB)

Daniel Kavishe


Daniel analyzes the macroeconomic trends of emerging African nations. He specifically focuses on countries where the FirstRand Group has presence. Prior to this, Daniel served as the Group economist for FirstRand Namibia, supplying detailed macroeconomic analysis of the Namibian market.

Within the FirstRand group, he has also worked as a general market research manager supplying competitor analysis and key market trends that aided the process of building various client value proposition products. He has helped run Namibia’s housing Index and he later developed a Rental index that is still used until today.

Prior to working for FirstRand, he served as an economic analyst for a stock broking firm. Daniel has an Honours degree in Economics (cum laude) from the University of Namibia with work experience in the journalism field as well.

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Bonds, Loans & ESG Capital Markets Africa 2023

Bonds, Loans & Sukuk Africa 2022