Financial Mail – 20 August 2004
A Rising Tide
By Stephen Cranston, Thandeka Gqubule and Itumeleng Mahabane

… Asief Mohamed has spent 15 years at Metropolitan Asset Managers (MetAm) and is now chief investment officer. He remembers the days when he was the only black face at corporate lunches. He qualified as a chartered accountant (CA) with Ernst & Young and after a brief stint in Metropolitan Investment Enterprises moved to what was then the investment division. Mohamed has acquired a following among retail investors through regular radio appearances…