Our People

JOHAN HOLTZHAUSEN (Managing Director)

B.luris (cum laude) LLB, HDip Tax

Johan is an admitted attorney and a member of the Law Society with over 19 years of corporate finance experience. Before he joined PSG Capital, he was appointed by the Minister of Finance as a chairperson of the Special Income Tax Court for Gauteng. He has been involved with numerous listings, mergers and acquisitions, and prominent private equity and BEE transactions in South Africa and abroad.

RIAAN VAN HEERDEN

BAcc (Hons), CA(SA)

Riaan is a Chartered Accountant and JSE approved executive with over 8 years of corporate finance experience. Riaan has advised on numerous mergers and acquisitions, valuations (including fair and reasonable opinions), BEE transactions, listings and capital raisings. Prior to joining PSG Capital, he was employed at PWC both locally and abroad, gaining invaluable experience on an array of listed and unlisted companies.

WILLIE HONEYBALL

BAcc (Hons), CA(SA), CFA

Willie is a Chartered Accountant and a CFA Charterholder. Prior to joining PSG Capital, he was based in London for 8 years where he had worked in roles at investment banks Goldman Sachs, Societe Generale and Canaccord Genuity focusing on fund arbitrage, private equity and hedge fund sales. Since joining PSG Capital he has been involved in numerous capital raisings and listings, bond issues, mergers and acquisitions and BEE transactions.

DAVID TOSI

LLB (cum laude), BComm (Hons) Financial Management

David is an admitted attorney and a member of the Law Society as well a JSE approved executive. David has extensive corporate finance experience and has advised on a range of corporate finance transactions. Prior to joining the PSG Capital team, David was in the corporate and commercial department of one of South Africa’s major law firms where he focused on mergers and acquisitions and competition law.

LEONARD EISER

BComm, CFA

Leonard is a JSE approved executive. Leonard has gained extensive corporate finance experience and has advised on a range of corporate actions for both listed and unlisted companies. Prior to joining PSG Capital, he worked for more than 15 years at various banks in structuring, trading and corporate finance roles. 

HENNING DE KOCK

BComm (law), LLB

Henning is an admitted attorney (South Africa) and solicitor (England and Wales). He practiced law for several years in the UK offices of a major international law firm and specialised in commercial property law. Prior to that Henning worked at a Cape Town law firm focusing on litigation and contract law. Before his admission as a South African attorney in 2005, he gained extensive experience in UK insolvency law while employed by the UK Insolvency Service.

VERA KLEYNHANS

BComm (Law), LLB

Vera is an admitted attorney, notary and conveyancer. Prior to joining PSG Capital, Vera was part of the mergers and acquisitions department of one of South Africa's top commercial law firms where she focused on mergers and acquisitions of both listed and unlisted companies in a variety of sectors including mining and pharmaceuticals.

JOHANNES HUMAN

BComm (Hons), CFA

Johannes achieved his BComm (Hons) in Financial Analysis at the University of Stellenbosch and is a qualified CFA Charterholder. Since joining PSG Capital he has gained invaluable corporate finance experience through being involved in numerous capital raisings and listings, structuring of BEE transactions, valuations, mergers and acquisitions.

ELZAAN DU PREEZ

BComm (Law), LLB

Elzaan is an admitted attorney, conveyancer and a member of the Law Society. Prior to joining PSG Capital, Elzaan was part of a prominent law firm where she gained experience in various industries and worked closely with financial institutions and property developers.

CANDICE MORGAN

BCom (Law), LLB

Candice is an admitted attorney and a member of the Law Society. Prior to joining PSG Capital, she worked for top South African law firms with a focus on both local and cross border corporate commercial and banking and finance transactions.

ERNST MöLLER

BAcc (Hons), CA(SA)

Ernst is a Chartered Accountant. Prior to joining PSG Capital he gained corporate finance experience focusing on general valuations, fairness opinions and due diligence investigations both in South Africa and Botswana and working with listed and unlisted companies in various industries.

GIDEON VAN DER SCHYFF

BAcc (Hons), CA(SA)

Gideon is a qualified Chartered Accountant. Since joining PSG Capital, he has gained invaluable corporate finance experience through being part of teams advising on valuations, mergers and acquisitions and BEE structures. Prior to joining PSG Capital, Gideon completed his articles at KPMG where he specialised in the auditing of listed and unlisted companies in the financial services industry.

RABIE SMAL

BComm (Law), LLB

Rabie is an admitted attorney and conveyancer and a member of the Law Society. Prior to joining PSG Capital, Rabie was in the corporate commercial department of one of South Africa's top tier law firms where he focused on mergers and acquisitions of both listed and unlisted companies in a variety of sectors including real estate, property development, retail, insurance, renewable energy and agribusiness.

JOHANN PIEK

BComm (Law), LLB, PGDip Compliance

Johann is an admitted attorney and a member of the Law Society as well as a JSE certified compliance officer. Prior to joining PSG Capital, Johann was part of an International legal consultancy where he focused on regulatory compliance and commercial matters.

YESHVIKA BAHADUR

BBusSc (Finance and Accounting); PGDA; CA(SA)

Yeshvika Bahadur is a Chartered Accountant. Prior to joining PSG Capital she completed her articles at EY Johannesburg where she specialised in auditing companies in the financial services industry. Currently she is a CFA level III candidate pursuing her CFA charter.

MISH-AL MAGIET

BComm (PPE), LLB

Mish-al is an admitted attorney and a member of the Law Society. Prior to joining PSG Capital, Mish-al worked in the corporate commercial departments of two of South Africa's top tier law firms where he focused on mergers and acquisitions of both listed and unlisted companies in a variety of sectors including private equity, property development, retail, oil and gas and agribusiness.

JP DU PLESSIS

BComm Accounting (Hons), CA(SA)

JP is a qualified Chartered Accountant and CFA Level II candidate. Prior to joining PSG Capital, he was employed by Deloitte in both Johannesburg and New York, where he specialised in banking, private equity and hedge fund audits.

                                                                                                                                                                  

The PSG Capital Advisory Team is assisted by various support staff including Joanne Cordeiro and LaDonna De Jongh.