Jasper has been involved in the insurance, investments, wealth management and private banking industries since 1995 when he began his career with Old Mutual as a legal adviser after completing his legal articles at Cliffe Dekker & Todd (now DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyer). He joined Coopers & Lybrand (now PWC) as an executive consultant in 1998 providing investment planning and advisory services to clients.
In 2000, after a management buy-out due to independence regulations, he was appointed a director of Advance Wealth Management (formerly known as the financial and investment services division of PricewaterhouseCoopers). In 2003 he was approached by RMB Private Bank and appointed Head of Wealth Management RMB Private Bank. Following this, he was appointed Head of Wealth Management FNB Wealth which incorporated RMB Private Bank, FNB Private Clients and FirstRand International Wealth. After 7 years in executive management he retired and joined national independent financial and investment adviser network Firstglobal, as group director in 2010 and became a shareholder of Investhouse International (Pty) Ltd, a member firm of Firstglobal group, specialising in private client wealth management services.
He joined Grant Thornton Wealth on 1 August 2014.
- B. Comm. LLB, CFP