Yvonne Mhango is Renaissance Capital’s Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) Economist.
Prior to joining Renaissance in November 2010, Mhango headed the SSA Economic Research desk at Standard Bank of South Africa.
She has worked as an SSA economist for 10 years, producing macroeconomic research and political analysis on several countries in the region.
Mhango emerged as the winner of the Africa excluding South African non-equities research including macroeconomics, fixed income category in the Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2015.
She is a co-author of Renaissance Capital’s seminal book on Africa’s economy, The Fastest Billion: The Story Behind Africa’s Economic Revolution (www.fastestbillion.com).
Mhango is a graduate of the University of Cape Town, where she obtained a Masters Degree in Business Science, majoring in Economics.