Mercy Zulu is a member of the Goodwell team in South Africa.
Mercy holds a BA in Economics and an MCom in Economic Development. She has previously been involved in various projects at the World Bank and UNECA country offices in Zambia, and has contributed to the Commonwealth youth blog on topics related to economic empowerment. She is particularly interested in innovation and entrepreneurship in Africa and is passionate about contributing to the development of the continent in a transformational, sustainable way.
Mercy lives in Cape Town, where she has worked for Goodwell for the last five years. As an Investment Associate on the Southern African investment team, Mercy is responsible for sourcing, selecting, and managing investments that solve social-economic challenges as well as generate market returns on investments. Over the past 3 years as Investment Associate, Mercy has managed xx deals across xx countries in Africa, including investments in the financial, agricultural and mobility sectors.
In addition to her work at Goodwell, Mercy is on the Task Force (Intermediaries Working Group) to establish a National Advisory Board for Impact Investing in Zambia.