Augustina has a B Com degree and B Com Honours degree in Economics and Manage­ment from Rhodes University. She also has a Masters degree in Commerce (Economics) from the University of South Africa.

Augustina has about 9 years’ experience in the financial industry. Her skills range from analysing businesses and providing research work on issues in the financial industry, to providing financial education to others. In addition to this, Augustina has been involved in trading stocks and other market instruments for a number of years.