Acting for Caterpillar Financial Services Corporation on a USD 150,000,000 borrowing base facility to Glencore International AG for the financing of mining equipment.
Acting for Stanbic Bank Ghana Limited and Caterpillar Financial Services Corporation (CatFin) on the financing of mining equipment in Sierra Leone.
Advising the lenders in respect of an iron ore pre-export financing facility in Sierra Leone.
Acting for African Minerals in relation to the development of its Tonkolili iron operations in Sierra Leone.
Acting for Mopani Copper Mines in relation to the expansion and development of mining operations
Acting for an ASX listed corporate in relation its acquisition of an interest in a prospecting project in Kenya; also acting on an earn-in joint venture in Tanzania for the same client
Acting for a large TSX, Amex and JSE listed gold producer in relation to corporate and finance matters (including ZAR1.3 billion funding facility)
Advising on the investment in a bauxite mine in Guinea
Restructuring of Tanzanian and Mozambique exploration projects
Commercial advisor to shareholder in relation to joint venture with large gold producing corporate for the exploration and mining of PGM minerals (transaction value approx ZAR2.2bn)