Our Leadership Team

A dynamic group of individuals

Executive Team

Tasha Ferreira


Tasha has over 30 years of experience of working in the banking sector with businesses big and small.

During this time he held several positions, including Executive Director of Stanbic Bank Botswana, a leadership position he held for 8 years. He has been the proud recipient of a number of accolades, inclusive of but not limited to the EIMA Africa Project Finance Deal of the Year Award. Since 2016 he has been responsible for helping larger businesses migrate their activities into Africa. His current application of this knowledge accumulated over the years, helps businesses avoid repeating common mistakes, to accelerate their growth.

Francois Herbst – CA(SA)


Francois is one of the founding members of House of Growth.

From a young age, Francois has stimulated his entrepreneurial spirit through his involvement in numerous projects and businesses. At the age of 16, he founded and managed his first business, which was profitable from inception. He soon realized that a good financial foundation is a cornerstone for financial success and sustainable growth, and he decided to pursue a degree in accounting. In 2017 he won SAICA Top 35 Under 35 Entrepreneur of the Year Award.


Jaco Bezuidenhout – BComm



Jaco matriculated from Paul Roos Gimnasium before extending his studies at the University of Stellenbosch. He completed his BComm degree in Investment management and BComm Honours degree in Business management focusing on Financials & Investments.

He has an absolute passion for the financial environment and believes that a long term goal is crucial. Having a plan, and monitoring it, is a priority that will always help any business.

For relaxing, sports and the outdoors are always a winner.