SP is an accomplished, practising commercial attorney and senior executive with more than 22 years’ experience in commercial and contract law, property law (project structuring, development and management), as well as debt and equity funding.
SP is an attorney of the High Court of South Africa with higher rights of appearance and a solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales (non-practising). He is a STEP certified Trust and Estate Practitioner (TEP), a CEDR Accredited Commercial Mediator and a full member of the Institute of Directors (IOD). SP has also held directorships in several national and international companies involved in various sectors, ranging from mining, property development and investment to finance.
Prior to joining Prospect Capital, SP practised law as the Managing Director of a boutique multi-jurisdictional law firm. He specialised in corporate and commercial law, alternative investments and private equity transactions, trust law, compliance and regulatory law and alternative dispute resolution.