Durban, 21 November 2017. Chris du Toit, has been appointed Commercial Head for Tongaat Hulett Developments in Durban.
Du Toit holds a B. Compt, Hons degree, CA(SA) and Securities & Investment Institute certificate in Corporate Finance. He has over 16 years’ experience as a corporate finance professional and is a strong relationship builder which supports his ability to originate and execute commercial transactions.
Chris is excited to join Tongaat Hulett Developments which he says offers a strong pipeline of projects that differentiate it in the market.
Before joining Tongaat Hulett Developments, he was the Vice President (Corporate Finance) and Country Manager for South Africa at Erin Energy. Since 2014, he successfully led corporate finance efforts in Africa following Erin Energy’s listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. He has investment banking experience in mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, capital-raising and corporate advisory. This was gained both at Erin Energy and in his previous role at Macquarie Capital.
Du Toit says that prior experience has taught him the importance of getting a strong message into the marketplace.