Robert Nicolella joined Hosken Consolidated Investments Limited (HCI) in 2011. Robert serves on the boards of subsidiary companies Business Systems Group Africa Proprietary Limited (BSG) and Syntell Proprietary Limited. Prior to joining HCI he was employed by Investec Bank Limited for seventeen years, most notably in the capacity as Head of Corporate Banking and subsequently Head of Private Banking for the Western Cape.
Robert holds a Bachelor of Accounting Science and Honours in Accounting Science. He has been registered as a Chartered Accountant CA (SA) with the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants since 1994. In 2010 Robert attended the Havard Program for Leadership Development (PLD).