Head of Legal – South Africa
Gary is an admitted attorney of the High Court of South Africa and has over 10 years of experience in private practice where he specialized in banking and finance transactions including project, leverage and acquisition finance.
He has acted for both local and international lenders and borrowers across a broad range of finance and commercial transactions in Africa and the Asia-Pacific region, and across a number of sectors including infrastructure finance, renewable energy, mining, telecoms, biomass and others.
Gary has been recognised as a “Next Generation Lawyer” by Legal 500 in 2017 and co-authored the Project Finance chapter of the 2013 edition of “Getting the Deal Through – South Africa”.
Prior to joining Riparian Advisory (Pty) Ltd and Barak, Gary practiced at a number of leading commercial law firms both in Johannesburg, South Africa and Sydney, Australia.