Former Managing Director with Rothschild Investment bank. 20+ years in investment banking, corporate finance, transaction, strategy and restructuring advisory. South Africa’s Dealmaker of the Year, 2010. Led advisory teams on numerous landmark South Africa transactions including: ABSA/Barclays, British Sugar/Illovo Sugar and Wal-Mart/Massmart acquisitions; listings of Massmart, Woolworths, Truworths, MPact, and Capital Alliance, Old Mutual and numerous other transaction and strategic advisory roles. Accredited Senior Business Rescue Practitioner, with track record in restructurings, turnarounds and business rescue. Currently director of Metis Strategic Advisors and BSM, and NED for select companies.