Dawie Roodt, Chief Economist, Efficient Group, and Chairman, Efficient Private Clients
Roodt is a presenter of numerous television and radio programs and frequently writes articles on economic issues for newspapers, financial magazines and the electronic media.
He also specialises in government finance (fiscal policy) and have developed the most comprehensive model on government finance in South Africa. Included are aspects like government revenue, expenditure, deficit, financing and debt and as well does extensive analyses on monetary policy.
His career at the Reserve Bank and many excellent contacts there have proven useful in his analyses of monetary policy.
Roodt also analyses other aspects of the domestic economy and the international economic environment and as such is frequently invited as a guest speaker to conferences. He also appears as a guest lecturer to universities and other tertiary institutions.
To cap it off, he frequently contributes to economic forecasting forums of a number of large institutional investors.