Emeritus Professor Brian Kantor is Chief Investment Strategist and Economist at Investec Wealth and Investment. This appointment followed a long academic career at UCT from junior lecturer in 1964 to Professor of Economics in 1981. He served as Dean of the Faculty of Commerce 1997-2001. His Research has focused on Monetary and Financial Economics. Chairman of the Board of JSE listed Acucap Properties Ltd before its acquisition by Growthpoint. Founding Chairman Victoria and Alfred Waterfront (Proprietary) Limited (1988 to 2001) Judges Award, Cape Times-KPMG Business Personality of the Year 2006 in recognition of this work. Recently published a book, Get South Africa Growing (Jonathan Ball).