The African presence is managed by Warren Pearce, a South African national who has worked at Strand Hanson since February 2000, and who has a strong track record in originating and executing African mandates.
Our African presence provides a range of significant benefits for existing and potential clients, including:
Since the establishment of our African office in November 2008, we are proud to have advised on transactions in 28 African countries, and to have made direct investments in over a dozen African countries.
- Up-to-date, relevant in country knowledge;
- Key relationships with local market participants;
- On the ground presence leading to identification of high growth opportunities;
- Flexible approach enabling co-investment alongside established players