Maurice holds an Accounting Honors degree. He is an Allan Gray Orbis Foundation Fellow, a recipient of the Student Sponsorship Programme bursary and an alumni of the Thabo Mbeki African Leadership Institute.
Maurice started his career as an Intern at Nedbank and Absa before joining the National Empowerment Fund.
After completing his studies he went on to work as a junior analyst at Convergence Partners, a private equity firm. He joined Deutsche Bank in 2010 and worked as a Prime Broking Associate, he was the client representative for pension funds, LISPs and hedge funds that traded both domestic and foreign asset classes and also worked with the equity synthetics team.