Representative Legal Matters
Advised OLX on the acquisition of Autotrader.co.za (Car Trader (Pty) Ltd), one of the largest online classifieds deals in South Africa.
Advised Naspers on the 474,431 shares acquired in South African e-retailer, Takealot.com, acquired from Tiger Global Six T2 Holdings and certain minority shareholders.
Advised Naspers on its subscription for 60% of the issued share capital in Webuycars.co.za (We Buy Cars (Pty) Ltd).
Advised First Merchant Bank Limited (situated in Malawi) in connection with the acquisition by FMB Capital Holdings Limited of Barclays Bank PLC's interest in Afcarme (situated in Zimbabwe).
Advising on and structuring corporate vehicles and legal relationships, as well as navigating regulatory regime for a South African artificial intelligence business.
Advised an international UK-based plant breeder on its local licensing structures and exchange control, and assisted in securing an international intellectual property licensing deal.
Advising on and structuring agreements and corporate vehicles for Cape Town based cryptocurrency investment business.
Advised on and implemented cross-border corporate structures and relationships for an app-based on-demand ride hailing business.
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Law Society of South Africa - Member
- South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law - Member
- Society for Computers and Law - International Associate Editor
- South Africa (2013)
- University of Witwatersrand (Advance Certificate in Company Law) (2015)
- University of Pretoria (LLB) (2010)