As Strategic Advisor for Indus River Ventures, the incubator/accelerator arm of Vitalus Health, Ronel Golden provides strategic positioning, investment, project management, and operations direction. Before joining the IRV Board, Ronel was Investment Banking Manager for CIB, a Barclays Bank affiliate, focusing on equity and mezzanine funding for PPPs and private enterprise in the communications, energy, transportation, healthcare and other infrastructure sectors. Previously Ronel acted as Senior Specialist for KPMG’s Alliance Practice and either founded or helped establish multiple successful enterprises, including Imison, one of the leading construction technology companies in Southern Africa.

Ronel holds an LLM in International and Comparative Law from SMU in Dallas, TX and a BLC from the University of Pretoria in South Africa. She completed her first novel in 2017 and is a bit of a polyglot, ever working at increasing her proficiency in five languages.